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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 cumulative-effect adjustment would be made directly to retained earnings as of the beginning of the period of adoption for the recognition of the income tax consequences of intra-entity asset transfers occurring before the effective date.
The council previously offered the Beechwood centre for asset transfer but has so far not received a sustainable proposal to take over the building.
bush signed into law the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 (DRA), which severely restricts Medicaid eligibility for many elderly by drastically changing the Medicaid asset transfer laws.
None of the nine states GAO contacted tracked or analyzed data on asset transfers or penalties applied.
116 specifically excluded from its coverage asset transfers to agents, trustees, or intermediaries.
The effect of asset transfers on the income statement will depend on how the FASB decides to treat the transfer, which it hasn't done yet.
When asset transfers do not involve recourse to the selling institution, then both GAAP and regulatory reporting requirements are consistent.
But Holme Valley South Tory, Clr Nigel Patrick, said the move was a "kick in the shins" for parish councils who were working on asset transfers from Kirklees and thus incurring the running costs of the building.
Minister McCausland said: Community Asset Transfers will support the work of the voluntary and community sector using surplus public sector assets.
In noting that (1) numerous FLP distributions were used to pay personal expenses; (2) asset transfers consisted of 98% of the transferor's wealth and left him without any meaningful liquid assets; and (3) the transferor continued to live in the residence transferred to the FLP until death without paying rent, the Fifth Circuit affirmed the Tax Court's decision to apply Sec.