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transfer

1. a design or drawing that is transferred from one surface to another, as by ironing a printed design onto cloth
2. Law the passing of title to property or other right from one person to another by act of the parties or by operation of law; conveyance

transfer

[′tranz·fər]
(computer science)
(mining engineering)
A vertical or inclined connection between two or more levels, used as an ore pass.
(navigation)
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction in making a turn of 90° with a constant rudder angle.
The distance a vessel moves perpendicular to its initial direction for turns of less than 90°.

transfer

In pretensioning, the act of conveying the stress in the prestressing tendons from the jacks (or pretensioning bed) to the concrete member.

transfer

To send data over a computer channel or bus. "Transfer" generally applies to transmission within the computer system, and "transmit" refers to transmission outside the computer over a line or network.

Transfers are actually copies, since the data are in both locations at the end of the transfer. Input, output and move instructions activate data transfers in the computer.
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Nigel Kinnaird DTNI Chair said: The DTNI pilot Community Asset Transfer demonstration programme is now underway and we are confident that this policy will have a transformative impact on the work of the community and voluntary sector in Northern Ireland as it explores new opportunities to develop their asset base and move forward into enterprise focussed activity.
136 provides accounting requirements for several types of asset transfers to NPOs that solicit, hold, or use assets for beneficiaries.
This requirement applies to all NPOs--even those not involved in the asset transfers described in Statement no.
Clr Turner, who represents Denby Dale, said: "If we have a community building and that community wants to take it on, they have ideas for it and they come to us with a business plan then I think we should consider asset transfers to them and support them.
In addition, certain transactions subject to the new outbound stock transfer rules might also be subject to a separate set of existing rules under section 367(a) governing non-stock asset transfers to foreign corporations.
THE biggest asset transfer by an English council has just been signed off by Calderdale Council.
Accordingly, family partnerships offer the dual benefit of tax-efficient asset transfer to other family members and insulation of the retained partnership interest from creditors.
Part I includes a detailed analysis and discussion of the critical rules on timing the Medicaid application, transferring assets to preserve family wealth, using trusts under Medicaid provisions and understanding the tax consequences of asset transfers and the potential liability of the Medicaid applicant's adviser.
These independent reasons for forming a limited partnership may help demonstrate there is no fraudulent intent on asset transfers to the partnership if this strategy subsequently is challenged in court.
The Negative Rating Outlook also reflects the uncertain regulatory environment in West Virginia and the unknown outcome of current and future negotiations with the WVPSC regarding asset transfers and recovery of cost increases since mid-2000.
The IRS has issued final regulations on the repeal of the General Utilities doctrine, involving asset transfers from taxable corporations to exempt entities.
But even if clients haven't planned ahead, asset transfers may be worthwhile since they do enable qualification for Medicaid after 30 months.