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invert

1. Psychiatry
a. a person who adopts the role of the opposite sex
b. another word for homosexual
2. Architect
a. the lower inner surface of a drain, sewer, etc.
b. an arch that is concave upwards, esp one used in foundations

invert

[′in‚vərt]
(civil engineering)
The floor or bottom of a conduit.

invert

invert
In plumbing, the lowest point or the lowest inside surface of a channel, conduit, drain, pipe, or sewer pipe.
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Radiant Insights has announced the addition of "Global Inverted Sugar Syrups" Market Research report to their database.
On that Friday, the 3-month/10-year and 1-year/10-year Treasury spreads inverted which lends further credence that this yield curve inversion is real.
This is the dreaded "inverted yield curve." Right now, the curve is flattening, but it hasn't yet inverted.
Invert Robotics designs and develops robotic non-destructive testing (NDT) technologies used for the inspection of non-ferromagnetic surfaces in the food and beverage, dairy, aviation, pharmaceutical, and oil and gas industries.
The Rotary Inverted Pendulum, which was proposed by Furuta et al.
The inverted yield curve doesn't have to be all gloom and doom.
When it costs more to borrow money in the short term than it does in the long term, the yield curve inverts or slopes downwards (as shown in the chart at the bottom of the page).
Overshadowing this spate of good news is the unsettling revelation the closely watched spread between (https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/21/bond-market-signaling-that-fed-may-be-too-slow-to-cut-rates.html) the 2-year Treasury yield and the 10-year Treasury flattened, then inverted for the second time in about a week late Wednesday.
President Donald Trump referencing the "CRAZY INVERTED YIELD CURVE!", the term made its way onto news websites and radio and television reports that rarely delve into financial topics.
In a Facebook post Wednesday, ASEAN posted the greeting with four people holding the flag in an inverted position, with the red side on top instead of the blue one.
The rationale for his technique was to promote glial cell proliferation; thus plugging the macular hole and having some improvement in functional results too.9 As the technique gained popularity, more ambitious studies showed that inverted ILM peel technique was also successful in IMH larger than 1000um.10,11 These results showed that those macular holes that may have been left untreated due to their large size have a potential to benefit from this technique.
But the best bet is that his advisers have explained the dangers of an inverted yield curve in the event long-term interest rates, as the Fed raises short-term rates, fail to rise correspondingly.