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A/V

(1) (Audio/Video) Equipment and applications that deal with sound and sight. The A/V world includes microphones, tape recorders, audio mixers, still and video cameras, film projectors, slide projectors, VCRs, CD and DVD players/recorders, amplifiers and speakers. The term originally meant "audio/visual." See also antivirus.

(2) See antivirus.
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The district court of appeal first evaluated whether the Portofino land could be subject to ad valorem taxation.
to compel by judicial action the levy of ad valorem taxation.
He's out of a world record-breaking racemare over five and a half furlongs so we'll be very disappointed if Ad Valorem isn't among the leading first-crop sires of 2010.
Given the results of previous literature that unit taxation tends to be welfare dominated by equal-revenue ad valorem taxation in noncompetitive environments, the existence of both types of taxes must be explained by nonoptimal behavior on the part of government.
The analysis must generally compare (1) the projected ad valorem tax revenue to be diverted from taxing units as a result of the TIF district, to (2) the projected sales, income and ad valorem tax revenue to be received by taxing units as a result of the TIF district.
The limited ad valorem tax bonds are secured by a pledge of ad valorem taxes not to exceed 1.
The situation arose from Coolmore's sale of a significant interest in the son of Danzig to Woodlands Stud in New South Wales in June 2006; when Darley purchased Woodlands Stud lock, stock and barrel two years later, it inherited Ad Valorem and the horse was absorbed into its Australian roster.
Home Affairs was involved in the scrimmaging with Turtle Bowl and Ad Valorem, but was far from disgraced in fourth.
The Ballydoyle handler has seen several of his high profile horses fail when sent across the Irish Sea but Ad Valorem and Jamie Spencer (pictured) made no mistake in the pounds 180,000 feature.
Shaw has been elected assistant vice president, ad valorem tax, of its Coastal States Management Corporation subsidiary, based in Houston, Texas.
Yet studies of this type have not compared the relative expected efficiencies of the two basic forms in which a Pigouvian commodity tax can be imposed -- specific (the per-unit tax is a fixed amount) and ad valorem (the tax is a percentage of the good's price).