finance number

finance number - An assigned six-digit number that identifies an installation for processing its financial data. The first two are a state code; the next four are uniquely assigned from 0001 through 9999 to each installation in alphabetic order.

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  • number-crunching — number cruncher ˈnumber ˌcruncher noun [countable] informal 1. ACCOUNTING JOBS someone whose job involves doing very large calculations using a computer: • The number crunchers at the National Association of Manufacturers maintain that the U.S.… …   Financial and business terms

  • number cruncher — UK US noun [C] INFORMAL ► ACCOUNTING, FINANCE someone whose job involves working with numbers and doing calculations: »The City s number crunchers estimated that the high street retailer grew by only 0.5% in the last quarter. ► IT a computer that …   Financial and business terms

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  • Number Ten — UK US noun [S] POLITICS, GOVERNMENT ► SHORT for Number Ten Downing Street: the official home of the British Prime Minister, also used as a way of referring to the Prime Minister or to people who represent him or her: »Number Ten announced tonight …   Financial and business terms

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  • number — / nʌmbə/ noun 1. a quantity of things or people ● The number of persons on the payroll has increased over the last year. ● The number of days lost through strikes has fallen. 2. a printed or written figure that identifies a particular thing ●… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Number Nine Visual Technology — Corporation was a manufacturer of video graphics chips and cards from 1982 to 1999. Number Nine developed the first 128 bit graphics processor (the Imagine 128), as well as the first 256 color and 16.8 million color cards.[1] The name of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Finance palace — Finance palace, (Serbian Финансијска палата , Hungarian Pénzügyi Palota , German Finanz Palast ) is a two floored neo renaissance palace on the main square in Zrenjanin and one of the most beautiful buildings in the city. The National Museum of… …   Wikipedia

  • number cruncher — number crunchers N COUNT: usu pl If you refer to number crunchers, you mean people whose jobs involve dealing with numbers or mathematical calculations, for example in finance or statistics. [INFORMAL] Even if the recovery is under way, it may be …   English dictionary


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