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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 CFC changing to the required tax year, a 52-53-week tax year referencing such required year, the one-month deferral year or a 52-53-week year referencing the one-month deferral year, is not required to file Form 1128.
Students expressed that communication was necessary to accept and value group member and to adapt to the challenge of the changing dynamics within the group.
Changing the compensation plan is a key management tool since compensation can effectively modify behavior.
the changing of traditions and customs around the world), and the concept of social reflexivity.
Changing organizational structures and relationships.
In many cases, better results can be achieved by changing the outside dimensions of the preform cavity rather than those of the inside core.
01 of the proposed procedure states that any "examining agent, appeals officer, or counsel for the government changing a taxpayer's method of accounting will provide notice that a timing issue is being treated as an accounting method change.
And I do firmly believe the process, the changing, is taking place.
But that is just the point: discontinuous change produces unpredictable results, and continual responsiveness to changing conditions would be essential during the period of systemic reorganization.
Planned programmes of organisational development are enabling corporations to adapt to changing markets or changes in their scale of operations; to accomplish objectives in terms of output, quality or profitability; and to adapt to implementation of new technology, systems or methods.
Duration also incorporates both changing market values and changing returns from the reinvestment of cash to provide a better measure of the return an investor will earn on a fixed-income security.
1) "The Changing Face of Application Life-cycle Management: Tomorrow's ALM Platforms Will Deliver on the Promise of ALM Suites," August 18, 2006, Forrester Research, Inc.