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Synonyms for ceiling

the greatest amount or number allowed

Synonyms for ceiling

the overhead upper surface of a covered space

(meteorology) altitude of the lowest layer of clouds

an upper limit on what is allowed

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maximum altitude at which a plane can fly (under specified conditions)

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This year, however, an interest-rate cap may get a different reception because there is a more active movement supporting one and because of a new federal law that limits annual interest rates charged to active-duty military personnel to 36 percent.
It would seem the interest-rate cap had no value as an asset.
Approximately 54% of the variable-rate debt is hedged with interest-rate swap or interest-rate cap contracts, thereby minimizing the agencies' variable-rate exposure.
The district plans to enter into an interest-rate swap agreement for the 2005C bonds and purchase an interest-rate cap for the 2005D bonds.
However, most of the SHFAs' variable-rate debt is hedged with interest-rate swap or interest-rate cap contracts, thereby minimizing the agencies' variable-rate exposure.