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Pick Off: An attempt by the pitcher to get a base runner out by throwing to the base from the stretch position.
Organic Coffee: Coffee that has been certified by a third-party agency as having been grown and processed without the use of pesticides, herbicides, or similar chemicals.
Option Offense: An offense heavily relying upon the option run and variations thereof.
Paid Time Off (PTO): A benefit program granting employees a specific number of vacation or personal days off which that are paid by the employer. The number of days is generally based on the employer’s policy fo . . . View Full Definition
Paired Off: Used for listed equity securities. Matched buy and sell market orders, usually pertaining to the pre-opening market picture in a stock, or MOC orders (especially relating to futures/options . . . View Full Definition
Parchment Coffee: Describes wet-processed coffee shipped with the dried parchment skin still adhering to the bean. The parchment is removed prior to roasting, a step called milling.
Pairoff: A buyback to offset and effectively liquidate a prior sale of securities.
One-Off: Those who happen to watch TV shows such as American Chopper get to observe the building of a custom motorcycle from the ground up. Often these bikes are one of a kind and are sometimes refer . . . View Full Definition
Old Tavern Coffee Estate: A small, highly regarded producer of certified Jamaica Blue Mountain™ coffee using traditional wet processing methods.
Offshoring: The practice of relocating business processes, such as production/manufacturing, to a lower cost international location.
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Income Tax: Common stock with a high dividend yield and few profitable investment opportunities.