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drawdown

[′drȯ‚dau̇n]
(graphic arts)
In inkmaking, a procedure for obtaining a rough estimation of a color shade in which a small sample of ink is placed on a piece of paper and spread with a spatula to yield a thin film of ink.
(hydrology)
The magnitude of the change in water surface level in a well, reservoir, or natural body of water resulting from the withdrawal of water.
(petroleum engineering)
The difference between the static and the flowing bottom-hole pressure.

drawdown

The distance by which the groundwater level is lowered as a result of pumping.
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Perhaps the best way to test the validity of a Monte Carlo simulation is to prepare a 30-year simulation using an initial draw-down rate increased each year by a rate to keep pace with inflation--5 percent initial draw-down on the portfolio with a 3.
Fibers with draw-down less than 100 show a yield point and the stress drops after the yield.
Accordingly, landlords should look carefully at the draw-down rights under both the Lease and the letter of credit itself.
SE reserves the right to source any draw-down services at its discretion either through this contract, competitively or through other existing framework agreements.
Hogan stated: "We believe the expected inventory draw-downs are short-term, and that the pool equipment business remains attractive long-term.
Maturity date is the earlier of 30 June 2014 or the first draw-down under a project financing/equity funding of the Project;
Bottom-hole pressure recorders will be run in the well and will record reservoir draw-down and build-up pressures once a stabilized production rate is achieved.
As part of the terms of a definitive agreement announced by both companies last week, CLX has made the first payment of a $350,000 draw-down line of credit provided to ActionView according to a pre-approved schedule.
Hollinger has further agreed to pay the parties who have committed to purchase the additional Second Priority Notes a commitment fee of 1% of the principal amount of Second Priority Notes committed to be purchased and a draw-down fee (which draw-down fee is payable if, and only if, the Common Share Approvals have been obtained on or prior to March 31, 2005 and Hollinger draws down on the commitments) of 1.
Videolocity will have full control over the timing of any draw-down and is under no obligation to execute any draw-downs under the equity line.
Elizabeth McMahon, Horizon Managing Partner, said, "We chose Tempest Asset as a partner because of the strong background of the principals and Tempest's track record of delivering better-than-average yields with unusually low draw-down rates.
This decision has accelerated the drilling schedule, and therefore the Board of Directors has decided to draw-down short-term loans to fund this more rapid development.