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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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Generally 18 or earlier death for transfers by irrevocable lifetime gift, transfers by irrevocable exercise of a power of appointment, or transfers authorized in a will or trust; however, for any such transfer, the custodianship may be extended to a later age but not beyond 21.
2612).The Eighth Circuit concluded that the transfer to the grandchildren was exempt from GSTT under TRA '86 Section 1433(b)(2)(A), because the transfer was "under a trust" irrevocable on Sept.
However, ACRIS ASAP now auto-checks with the City's website on an hourly basis to ascertain whether transfer documents have been received and processed.
More than 20 percent of respondents to the Ernst & Young 2005-2006 Global Transfer Pricing Survey reported either new or relocated manufacturing operations in the past two years.
2036(a)(1) applied to the transfer by Albert Strangi of approximately $10 million of assets to an FLP in exchange for a 99 percent limited partnership interest, or whether the transfer of assets to the partnership would be respected for estate tax purposes so that the asset subject to valuation in Strangi's estate would be the limited partnership interest.
Access from a community college to a university used to be easy, but recent changes to the CSU and UC admission process and lower-division, major prerequisite requirements has created challenges that students must conquer to avoid adverse affects to their transfer progress.
The command can now enter into core technology transfer agreements with private industrial and academic partners.
DANAMI-2 was the largest clinical trial to test whether transfer for angioplasty is superior to on-site drug treatment.
Cohen argued the $60,000 transfer did not satisfy the requirements of section 408(d)(6) since the court order had directed an equal division of the $120,000 IRA but had not required a new IRA be established to receive the rollover.
In Winerip's rush to judgment, he confirmed the fears of many who opposed the transfer provisions of NCLB, including some parents, teachers, and administrators who were eager to blame crowded classrooms on the outsiders who entered under the law.
Please confirm that B, D, E, F, and H can transfer eligible property to G without attracting tax.
Bathing equipment and transfer devices have come a long way from the days of cast iron tubs and steam kettles.