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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.
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A legend on a signature card, periodic statement, or passbook that limits the number of telephone-initiated transfers the consumer can make from a savings account because of reserve requirements under Regulation D (12 C.
Therefore, data transfers between mainframe and open systems processors can potentially take one of three forms:
Heat transfers are also claimed to reduce the chance of errors and lengthy start-up adjustments.
In the course of the transfer, fresh layers of the material are continually being led along the walls of both grooves, which for rubber as a very bad heat-conductor is a precondition for real heat-transfer with the metal surfaces.
Prohibitions in mortgages, leases and other indentures and agreements against transfers of assets: Consider whether written consents of lenders, landlords and others are required, even in the case of a merger or consolidation.
Transfers to the 401(h) account can be made each year 1991 through 1995.
com), the leading provider of on-demand secure file transfer solutions for enterprise users, announced today availability of new features that enable broader tracking and reporting capabilities for electronic file transfers, in response to customers' increasing needs to document conformance with security and compliance requirements.
In light of these two sets of tax rules on outbound transfers of shares, the situation described above presents two main U.
2) In addition, decisions in other cases have prompted a pause in the issuance of advance rulings on reorganizations and loss transfers while CCRA reconsidered its guidelines for administrative concessions.
UNDER IRC SECTION 1041, TRANSFERS BETWEEN spouses in a divorce are generally tax-free.
1041 protection and concluded that an employee who transfers stock options to a spouse as part of a divorce must recognize income immediately at the time of the transfer, even though no options are exercised.
However, the recent sequencing of microbial genomes reveals that horizontal transfers have occurred far more often than most researchers had appreciated.