Vocabulary #2

Vocabulary #2 - 1 Volatility noun The state of being...

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1. Volatility , noun. The state of being volatile . “Groupon canceled its roadshow and is reevaluating its plans to go public in the face of stock market volatility.” Source : online reading 2. Appraisal , noun. An estimate of value, as for sale, assessment, or taxation; valuation. “Self confidence is not condemned by any philosophy because it is based on a realistic appraisal of one's ability.” Source : online reading 3. Backorder , verb. To treat as a back order. “We have to back-order your sofa until the new fabric arrives.” Source : textbook 4. Alleviate , verb. To make easier to endure; lessen; mitigate: “The medicine is used to temporarily alleviate pain.” Source : textbook 5. Distinction , noun. Condition of being different. “There is a distinction between what he says and what he does.” Source : online reading 6. Utilization , noun. Usage of sources. “Effective utilization of time is what leads to success.” Source : online reading 7. Obnoxious , adj. Very
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2011 for the course BUS 596R taught by Professor Ogden during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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Vocabulary #2 - 1 Volatility noun The state of being...

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