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Synonyms for exposure

Synonyms for exposure

the condition of being laid open to something undesirable or injurious

something disclosed, especially something not previously known or realized

Synonyms for exposure

vulnerability to the elements

the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience

the disclosure of something secret

aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces

the state of being vulnerable or exposed

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the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate

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the act of exposing film to light

presentation to view in an open or public manner

abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)

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One company followed a process each month of close, review, reforecast of month-end exposure position and hedge; by the time the company actually placed the hedge, month-end was only two weeks away.
Environmental Protection Agency to evaluate both children's aggregate exposure (multiple exposure pathways for a single pesticide) and cumulative risk (potential health effects from exposure to multiple compounds that have a common mechanism of toxicity).
In most welding fume cases, the plaintiffs have failed to convince the trier of fact of a connection between the exposure to welding fumes containing manganese and Parkinson's disease or some other neurological disorder such as parkinsonism or manganism.
Granted that exposure to some types of mold can be toxic.
Results of a multivariate analysis indicated that regardless of how exposure was defined, a woman had a significantly elevated risk of being exposed to semen if her partner's penis entered to the side of the condom, if semen leaked onto her, if the outer ring slipped into her vagina and if the condom broke.
Another four participants had concerns about their inhalation exposures, and one person was included on the basis of exposure while shoveling carrots mixed with infected rabbit blood and molasses.
Knowing how long dioxin tends to stay in the body and when each worker's occupational exposure started and ended, "we were able to back-extrapolate what their [workplace] dioxin levels would have been," Steenland says.
This undue emphasis, in turn, caused many banks to neglect other critical elements of effective credit risk management, including in-depth credit analyses of counterparties, effective exposure measurement and management techniques, and the use of stress testing.
The final standard, which is expected to prevent at least 79 cancer deaths over a 45-year working lifetime, also includes a 15-minute short-term exposure limit (STEL) of 5 ppm and an action level of 0.
Hepatitis B symptoms usually appear within 2 to 6 weeks after exposure and disappear 2 to 4 weeks later, except for a very small percentage of people who develop a rapidly fatal course.
Exposure may occur when they provide first aid or CPR while responding to medical emergencies.
482 may not be easy, but in some cases it may be estimated by the costs of hedging such exposure (including all elements of that exposure).
We believe that the diversity, professional training of our members, and our dedication to both an effective national tax policy and the efficient administration of the tax laws qualify us to address issues raised by the Exposure Draft.
Transaction exposure exists when a company has a foreign-currency-denominated receivable or payable.
Obtaining multi-disciplinary buy-in and authority from top management for the end-to-end foreign exchange exposure management process