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transfer US English

Move from one place to another

transfer US Thesaurus

the hostages were transferred to a safe house

free transfer US English

A transfer of a player from one team to another without a fee.

mass transfer US English

Movement of one substance through or into another at a molecular level.

transfer fee US English

A fee paid by one soccer or rugby club to another for the transfer of a player

transfer list US English

A soccer or rugby club’s list of players available for transfer

transfer RNA US English

RNA consisting of folded molecules that transport amino acids from the cytoplasm of a cell to a ribosome

wire transfer US English

An order to transfer funds issued by means of a telegraphic (now also electronic) message.

wire-transfer US English

To transfer (funds) by means of a wire transfer.

credit transfer US English

A system whereby successfully completed units of study contributing towards a degree or diploma can be transferred from one course to another

marked transfer US English

An instrument for the transfer of shares of certified value.

money transfer US English

= wire transfer.

retro-transfer US English

The action or an act of transferring something back again.

transfer factor US English

A substance released by antigen-sensitized lymphocytes and capable of transferring the response of delayed hypersensitivity to a nonsensitized cell or individual into which it is introduced

transfer orbit US English

A trajectory by which a spacecraft can pass from one orbit to another at a higher altitude, especially a geostationary orbit

transfer window US English

A specific period in the year during which soccer clubs may buy and sell players

language transfer US English

The phenomenon whereby acquisition of a new language is influenced by the grammar, pronunciation, orthography, or other aspects of an individual's first language (or another previously learned language), which may either inhibit or facilitate learning.

negative transfer US English

The transfer of effects from the learning of one skill which hinder the learning of another.

oblivious transfer US English

A kind of protocol, of particular importance in cryptography, which allows information to be transmitted in such a way that it may or may not be received successfully and the sender remains unaware of the outcome.

positive transfer US English

The transfer of effects from the learning of one skill that facilitate the subsequent learning of another.

thought transfer US English

Transference or communication of thought from one mind to another apart from the ordinary channels of sense; telepathy.

thought-transfer US English

To convey by thought or telepathically.

transfer function US English

A mathematical function relating the output or response of a system such as a filter circuit to the input or stimulus

transfer payment US English

A payment made or income received in which no goods or services are being paid for, such as a benefit payment or subsidy

information transfer US English

The process of transferring information from one person or location to another

technology transfer US English

The transfer of new technology from the originator to a secondary user, especially from developed to less developed countries in an attempt to boost their economies

capital transfer tax US English

(In the UK) a tax levied on the transfer of capital by gift or bequest (replaced in 1986 by inheritance tax)

File Transfer Protocol US English

Another term for FTP.

horizontal gene transfer US English

The acquisition by an organism of genetic information by transfer, for example via the agency of a virus, from an organism that is not its parent and is typically a member of a different species

asynchronous transfer mode US English

A network protocol by which data to be transmitted is encoded into cells of fixed size (rather than packets of variable size), these cells being sent on demand over individually preset routes; abbreviated ATM.

electronic benefits transfer US English

The electronic delivery of credit to a recipient of government benefits (especially food stamps), usually via a payment card with which the recipient may make purchases.

electronic funds transfer US English

The transfer of money between bank accounts by electronic means.

personnel transfer capsule US English

A capsule in which divers are transported to and from the surface so as to reduce the effects of decompression.

potentially exempt transfer US English

A gift made from one person to another which is exempt from inheritance tax provided the donor survives for seven years after the gift is made; abbreviated PET.

resistance transfer factor US English

An R plasmid; (also) the part of a conjugative R plasmid which contains the genes involved in conjugation.

transfer-list in transfer list US English

Make (a player) available for transfer