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Factor

An event, circumstance, influence, or element that plays a part in bringing about a result.

A factor in a case contributes to its causation or outcome. In the area of Negligence law, the factors, or chain of causation, are important in determining whether liability ensues from a particular action done by the defendant.

factor

n. 1) a salesman who sells in his/her own name on behalf of others, taking a commission for services. 2) something that contributes to the result.

factor

(Commission merchant), noun agent, broker, commercial agent, delegate, deputy, envoy, interagent, manager, medium, middleman, one who sells for factorage, proctor, procurator, representative
Associated concepts: consignee, factors' lien

factor

(Ingredient), noun additive, agent, aid, aspect, cause, component, constituent, constitutive element, content, contributing force, determinant, element, elementary unit, feature, integral part, part, portion, segment, unit
See also: aspect, broker, cause, characteristic, component, constituent, dealer, deputy, determinant, element, feature, ingredient, member, part, plenipotentiary, portion, procurator, reason, represent, substitute

factor

1 a mercantile agent. An agent who is in the ordinary course of business entrusted with goods or documents of title representing goods with a view to their sale. A factor has a lien over goods entrusted to him; this lien covers any claims he may have against his principal arising out of the agency. Most factors will be mercantile agents (and have the powers of such) for the purposes of the Factors Act 1889. Under this Act, in certain circumstances a factor may pass a good title to goods entrusted to him.
2 an institution to whom a company assigns its book debts (see FACTORING).
3 in Scotland a landlord or superior's agent.
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Science company Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) stated on Monday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the use of a prefilled dual-chamber syringe for administration of XYNTHA Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant) Plasma/Albumin-Free for haemophilia A, an inherited disease that prevents the blood from clotting properly.
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9 August 2010 - US-based biopharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE) announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval for the use of a Prefilled Dual-Chamber Syringe for administration of XYNTHA Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant) Plasma/Albumin-Free to hemophilia A patients.
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