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possessing the same or almost the same characteristics

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marked by correspondence or resemblance

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having the same or similar characteristics

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resembling or similar

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(of words) expressing closely related meanings

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capable of replacing or changing places with something else

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For example, an investor may want to isolate the outperformance of an active hedge fund manager or to hedge against a downturn in a particular investment strategy by shorting a tradable hedge fund index - similar to the way traditional asset managers use liquid benchmark tracking instruments today.
Schubert and Sandwell report that similar rises run alongside Venusian trenches.
Statements identified by words such as "expects," "projects," "plans," "believes," "estimates," "may" and similar expressions are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
For example, if a distribution was motivated by a corporate business purpose other than facilitating all acquisition (or a similar acquisition), and occurred at approximately the same time and in a similar form, regardless of whether the acquisition (or a similar acquisition) was effected, the taxpayer might be able to establish that the distribution and the acquisition were not part of a plan (Temp.
In addition to toxicity, they noted that brains injected with beta amyloid showed antibodies similar to those detected in Alzheimer's patients.
Even the Cambridge Dictionary Online accepted it, giving the example: "Paul is very similar in appearance to his brother.
And in Wisconsin, where the University of Wisconsin System has been seeking domestic partner benefits, voters approved a constitutional amendment last month that not only defines marriage as a union between a man and a woman, but also bars the state from granting legal status similar to marriage to unmarried individuals.
The following are some procedures CPAs may consider during a forensic analysis involving litigation disputes similar to Wingnut:
In 1998, the Ninth Circuit considered a similar transaction, but reached a conclusion that was different from both the Tax Court and the Second Circuit (Peracchi, 143 F3d 487 (9th Cir.
This technique scrutinizes a specific segment of the microbes' genomes, called 16S ribosomal DNA, that tends to vary from species to species but is similar in closely related species.
Penningroth claims two reasons for analyzing postemancipation Gold Coast: first, the "remarkably similar circumstances" there and in the American South, particularly in the imposition of a formal law system following the demise of slavery; and second, "to look outside the assumptions and interpretive frameworks of American history" (p.
Image Retrieval (IR) aims to retrieve similar or relevant images to the query image by means of image features or the keywords related with the query image.
Eight-millimeter data cartridges are similar to but are substantially more reliable than 8-mm consumer videocassettes.
In separate studies, Derek Neal and William Johnson in 1996 and June O'Neill in 1990 found that most of the wage gap between black and white adults disappears once the data are adjusted to reflect their scores on the Armed Forces Qualifying Test; in other words, those adults with similar scores earned similar wages.
Selection criteria for respondents include: demonstrate real estate development (finance, design and construction) and building operations/property management capability for projects of similar scale and complexity; demonstrate a track record of overseeing public construction projects of similar scale and complexity; Demonstrate a track record of developing and managing historic preservation projects of similar scale and complexity; demonstrate a track record of investing in/or securing financing for projects of similar scale and complexity.