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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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The compact disk is divided into the following six traffic engineering topics: Signs and pavement markings, traffic signals, gates, parking, roadside safety, and intersections.
Randy Collins, owner/manager of Changes, a Thunder Bay retailer of compact disks and cassettes, says he has utilized the Lift system since Changes first opened its doors about two years ago.
If the compact disk is double-sided, and dual level, the blue laser can pack into the same space the equivalent of nearly 100 CDs written with an infrared laser.
For new Macintosh computers released in 2001, a bootable compact disk series will be available beginning today that will start up these machines and allow customers to analyze and solve problems on Mac OS X.
This updated version provides many enhancements to the already successful product and is now available on Compact Disk (CD).

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