Definitions for "Spread "
The Spread refers to the difference between the sell and buy price for a security....
A privilege which one person buys of another, of demanding certain shares of stock at a certain price, or of delivering the same shares of stock at another price, within a time agreed upon.
An arbitrage transaction operated by buying and selling simultaneously in two separate markets, as Chicago and New York, when there is an abnormal difference in price between the two markets. It is called a back spreadwhen the difference in price is less than the normal one.
Keywords:  overlap, trap, gap, slight, darker
A design that encompasses two or more facing pages (i.e. the center spread in the morning newspaper) Also, to spread the ink around a coloured object so that there is no gap between it and the next coloured object. (i.e. yellow text on a blue background.)
A slight enlargement of color or an image so it overlaps another color when printed.
As regards colour reproduction, a spread is a trapping reference. A spread is created when the inner, or lighter, graphic is set to spread out to overlap an outer, darker, object to create the trap.
The display given to an important story; a double spread is one across facing pages.
In print, two facing pages used for a single, unbroken advertisement.
Two facing pages of a magazine or brochure, typically with related matter on both pages.
The Vegas line. See Line.
Another term for a large page layout; usually refers to a photo page.
a preset pattern for laying out the Tarot cards
Keywords:  strew, scatter, dewpoint, manure, lawn
To strew; to scatter over a surface; as, to spread manure; to spread lime on the ground.
strew or distribute over an area; "He spread fertilizer over the lawn"; "scatter cards across the table"
1. (Also called variability.) The general departure of individual values from central tendency. Spread is reflected geometrically in the probability curve as the width of the region over which the probability density is appreciable. See scatter, variance. 2. Popular contraction for dewpoint spread.
To extend in length and breadth, or in breadth only; to stretch or expand to a broad or broader surface or extent; to open; to unfurl; as, to spread a carpet; to spread a tent or a sail.
To extend so as to cover something; to extend to a great or greater extent in every direction; to cause to fill or cover a wide or wider space.
To extend in length and breadth in all directions, or in breadth only; to be extended or stretched; to expand.
Type of fence that requires jumping the width from front to rear.
An obstacle that combines width and height, requiring the horse to jump horizontally as well as vertically.
A show jumping obstacle with an element of width, not just height, and which is generally higher and wider than the other spread jumps.
(1) (verb) put down the dummy;(slang) (noun) laydown;(3) (verb) reveal one's cards (as during a claim or concession).
Similar to a laydown collar. The points of the collar lay open or spread to accommodate a bowtie or necktie at the center front neckline.
Keywords:  scull, inboard, distance, oar, boat
The distance between the tips of a collar on a shirt.
The distance between the pins on a scull. Boats are typically rigged with 160 cm of spread.
The distance apart laterally.
Expansion of parts.
An unlimited expanse of discontinuous points.
In reverberation; increased spread values produce a more 'expansive' sound.
To prepare; to set and furnish with provisions; as, to spread a table.
A table, as spread or furnished with a meal; hence, an entertainment of food; a feast.
a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed; "a banquet for the graduating seniors"; "the Thanksgiving feast"; "they put out quite a spread"
Keywords:  jelly, condiment, banana, jams, broadly
Twisted Spread is Twisted's remote-object suite. It consists of three layers: Perspective Broker, Jelly and Banana. See Writing Applications with Perspective Broker.
A spread is a dense, soft condiment that can be spread onto other dishes, for flavor or texture. Common spreads include cheeses, creams, and butters (spreads made from milk; though the term butter is broadly applied to many spreads); and jams and jellies (spreads made from fruit).
Growth of a cancer from where it started. A cancer can spread to areas next to where it began to grow (local spread) or to other parts of the body (secondary cancer or metastasis).
See ' metastasis' and ' secondary cancer'.
cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
become widely known and passed on; "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"
Keywords:  dealt, wager, usally, bet, half
When a player places more than one bet before the dealer deals the cards. This is usally done when a player is playing more than one hand or position.
a template guiding the placement of the cards so they can shed light on a given topic
To bet half your wager before the cards are dealt
Keywords:  bread, cheese, tasty, crackers, mixture
a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers
cover by spreading something over; "spread the bread with cheese"
distribute over a surface in a layer; "spread cheese on a piece of bread"
Keywords:  squatter
Keywords:  imp
imp. & p. p. of Spread, v.
Keywords:  cardroom, hold'em, game, casino, stud
For a casino to offer a particular game.
Providing a poker game, usually at a cardroom. They only spread hold'em here, no stud.
When a cardroom starts a table for a particular game, it is said to spread that game. If you want to know what games are played in a particular place, you can ask what they spread.
To diffuse, as emanations or effluvia; to emit; as, odoriferous plants spread their fragrance.
The Spread Toolkit provides tools for developing reliable and robust distributed applications ranging from collaboration tools to fault-tolerant database servers to replicated Web servers. It consists of a daemon which provides multicast messaging, reliability, ordering, and membership services, and a library which applications link with.
a haphazard distribution in all directions
distribute or disperse widely; "The invaders spread their language all over the country"
To divulge; to publish, as news or fame; to cause to be more extensively known; to disseminate; to make known fully; as, to spread a report; -- often accompanied by abroad.
To be made known more extensively, as news.
Keywords:  fenland, quant, shaft, pole, term
A fenland term for a pole, shaft or quant.
Keywords:  duller, clever, tempering, orange, red
a clever way of tempering it with orange or duller red
Tone containing inharmonic partials; unfocused tone.
The broadening of letter features because of the spreading of ink in the printing process. For example, letters are broadened when printed through a cloth ribbon. stem. A main (vertical) stroke in a letterform.
Keywords:  bloopers, inc, division
a division of Bloopers Inc
Measure of an individual plants horizontal growth.
The divergence of the airstream in a horizontal or vertical plane after it leaves the outlet.
Keywords:  weaponry, bullet, enemy, weapon, shots
Term for a weapon or bullet pattern which covers a wide area with many separate shots; can refer to either player or enemy weaponry.
Keywords:  ripping, evil, wealth, trader, trade
The spread for a company's stock is influenced by a number of factors, including: 1.Supply or "float" - the total number of shares outstanding available to trade. 2.Demand or interest in a stock. 3.Total trading activity in the stock.
(if a winning trade) sharing the wealth (if a losing trade) an evil market maker ripping you off
(Coffee Market) A mixture of physical and futures trades, on a trader's book.
Keywords:  propagate, disease, city, great, affect
To propagate; to cause to affect great numbers; as, to spread a disease.
To be propagated from one to another; as, the disease spread into all parts of the city.
The quantity of adhesive per unit joint area applied to an adherend, generally expressed in pounds of adhesive per thousand square feet of joint area.
How wide or narrow a diamond is for a particular weight. Apparent size of a diamond.
The diameter of a diamond or the normal weight equivalent assuming ideal proportions. Also used to describe a diamond which is cut too shallow, and therefore "spreads" more than it weighs.
Recoding multiple responses that have been coded in a single column of a record to a separate column for each response.
Keywords:  cattle, livestock, farm, tract, needed
farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
Keywords:  dec, march, minus, subsequent, month
The subsequent contract month minus the front month, E.g. march-dec.
Keywords:  soldiers, outward, fanned, move
move outward; "The soldiers fanned out"
Keywords:  abbreviated, point, basis, index, say
Number of basis points over index used for the loan. See Margin.
The percentage points added to the index to calculate the interest rate. The lender establishes the applicable spread on a loan based on the borrower's (and co-borrower's, if any) credit history.
An abbreviated form or another word for a point spread.
or margin - the interest rate differential between deposits and loans.
Risk margin as applied of loans and discounts.
See interest margin.
involvement of new anatomic segments or regions in the central nervous system
Keywords:  stereo, see
See "stereo spread."
Keywords:  bed, cover, decorative, cloth, table
A cloth used as a cover for a table or a bed.
decorative cover for a bed
Keywords:  displace, random, pixels, image, amount
displace image pixels by a random amount
Keywords:  markup, gross, profit, see
Gross profit. See gross profit; markup.
Keywords:  proportion, depth, stone, cut, surface
Surface in proportion to the depth of a cut stone.
a percentage that is deducted from the index growth before being credited to the annuity
Keywords:  cum
Same as Cum.
Keywords:  folded, map, arms, open, closed
spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
Keywords:  square, feet, machine, size, skin
The size of a skin measured by machine in square feet.
Keywords:  pattern, see
See Pattern.