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change

1. money given or received in return for its equivalent in a larger denomination or in a different currency
2. the balance of money given or received when the amount tendered is larger than the amount due
3. Archaic a place where merchants meet to transact business; an exchange
4. Astronomy the transition from one phase of the moon to the next
5. the order in which a peal of bells may be rung
6. Sport short for changeover

change

see SOCIAL CHANGE.

change

In building construction, an authorized alteration or deviation from the design or scope of work as originally defined by the contract documents.
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A consolidated group member changing to or from a 52-53-week tax year is not eligible for automatic consent for such change, unless the requested year is identical to the consolidated group's tax year.
To create a context of contemporary change in the classroom, a written assignment was structured to mimic a characteristic of complexity theory.
There are currently at least two rigorous social science surveys underway in Canada on attitudes towards global change and I eagerly await these results.
These two changes, changes in how passengers are screened and changes in the technology is used to detect explosives, are not random decisions, but illustrate a risk-based decision philosophy of the TSA.
Advocates are demanding changes to assure the same protections as afforded other citizens, while others believe they can reveerse social change by enshrining penalties and fostering stigma on the alternative families involved.
pdf), a change in accounting policy should be applied retrospectively, and the cumulative effect of the adjustment should be reflected in the opening balance of equity for the period.
In Preparation, the person undertakes serious planning to engage in behavior change within a set period of time, say one month.
Human activities have led to increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration and consequent changes in climate [Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 2001].
At a number of large companies, SAN Change Management software has replaced today's error-prone manual methods and cumber-some spreadsheet comparisons--woefully inadequate at preventing SAN problems and finding and fixing problems that escape proactive detection.
The second phase of the project was to provide in-depth educational materials focused on teaching culture change concepts.
Creating an awareness of the need for change and gaining acceptance was an important step, accomplished by educating the physicians on the plan's details.
2002-38 and 2002-39 provide these procedures for a partnership or S corp to change its year if its current year no longer qualifies as a natural business year (or, for certain S corps, an ownership tax year).