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certificate of deposit (CD)

n. a document issued by a bank in return for a deposit of money which pays a fixed interest rate for a specified period (from a month to several years). Interest rates on CD's are usually higher than savings accounts because banking institutions require a commitment to leave money in the CD for a fixed period of time. Often there is a financial penalty (fee) for cashing in a CD before the pledged time runs out.

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This voucher entitles the bearer to a FREE The Twits audio CD.
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O2Micro International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (SEHK:0457), a supplier of power management and security components and systems, reported on 25 January that its Low-Power Audio CD Player invention has received 10 claims under US patent number 7,130,930.
An audio CD for each title provides a complete text reading, fluency practice through echo-reading, and listening and speaking activities.
This audio CD answers questions about the cognitive and affective symptoms of schizophrenia and discusses effective treatment strategies.
The Super Audio CD format delivers the highest form of sonic purity with unprecedented frequency response and dynamic range, and is recognized by critics, music industry professionals and consumers as the next generation sound carrier, markedly superior to standard CDs.
Audio CD should be close to the heart of anyone dealing with CD-ROM technology, as audio CD--now also known as CD-DA (for digital audio)--paved the way for CD-ROM technology.
CD-ROM players are best described as audio CD players with extra features.
Nero Digital Audio+ has a rich feature set and allows you to store a full Audio CD in a single MP4 file and to embed album art and gapless playback between audio tracks and much more.
EVERY day this week, we are giving you a classic audio CD from world-famous children's author Roald Dahl.
Collaboratively written by Elizabeth and Elena for children ages 3 and older, and featuring unusual "stick figure" style drawings combined with detailed artwork (especially the flowers) by Linda Saker, and accompanied by an audio CD reading of the original tale, Nana Star is the picturebook story of a little girl who discovers a lost baby star.
Four excellent audio CD packages excel in unabridged presentations and fine readers.