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ARB

abbr.
angiotensin II receptor blocker

arb

 (ärb)
n. Informal
An arbitrageur.

ARB

abbreviation for
angiotensin receptor blocker

arb

(ɑrb)
n.
an arbitrager.
[1980–85; by shortening]
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Noun1.arb - someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential)arb - someone who engages in arbitrage (who purchases securities in one market for immediate resale in another in the hope of profiting from the price differential)
businessman, man of affairs - a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)
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Accounting Research Bulletin Number 8 had been in favor of an all-inclusive concept of reporting net income.
6 issued in October 1965, in which it was to announce which of the CAP's Accounting Research Bulletins should be continued without amendment and which should either be revised or be withdrawn entirely.
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116, 117 and 124, also covers two SOPs: 87-2, Accounting for Joint Costs of Informational Materials and Activities of Not-for-Profit Organizations That Include a FundRaising Appeal, and 94-2, The Application of the Requirements of Accounting Research Bulletins, Opinions of the Accounting Principles Board, and Statements and Interpretations of the Financial Accounting Standards Board to Not-for-Profit Organizations.
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