transfer

(redirected from transferor)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms.
Related to transferor: conferred

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
transferor recognizes only a portion of the remaining built-in gain and the gain-deferral method continues to apply to the remainder; and fully taxable dispositions of a portion of an interest in a Sec.
2013-4, valuation of these life interests for TPT credit purposes is determined as of the date of the transferor spouse's death on the basis of recognized valuation principles.
There was no agreement that required the transferor to repurchase the assets before their maturity or permitted the transferee to require the transferor to return specific assets.
Also, for purposes of the GST tax, the term "direct skip" did not include any transfer before January 1, 1990, from a transferor to a grandchild of the transferor to the extent that the aggregate transfers from such transferor to such grandchild did not exceed $2 million.
3) Exercise by the transferor of a call or ROAP specified in the legal documents that established the SPE, transferred assets to the SPE, or created the beneficial interests in the transferred assets that it holds.
The names and addresses of the transferor and transferee;
5) The recognition of financial assets and liabilities should not be affected by the sequence of transactions that led to their existence, unless as a result of those transactions, the transferor maintains effective control over a transferred asset.
However, the transferor and transferee must be owned in exactly the same proportions by the same persons.
The transferor surrenders control of the future economic benefits relating to the receivables.
The transferor continues to take deductions for amounts added back to income in prior years.
Enacted in 1976, then repealed and replaced with a new version in 1986, the generation-skipping transfer tax prevents estate tax savings that could be obtained in the past by transferring assets directly to grandchildren or future generations and skipping the generation directly below the transferor, the child's generation.