terminal figure

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Noun1.terminal figure - (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillarterminal figure - (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
statue - a sculpture representing a human or animal
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
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Crude steel production for the company in the three months to June was 3.5 million tonnes, 0.5% higher on the first quarter, with the first half figure up 2.7% year-on-year to 7.0 million tonnes.
The first half figure, which is estimated to be equivalent to 1.
[euro]500m Amount going into rainy day fund, less than half figure Noonan planned
BDO's pre-provision operating profit (PPOP) remains solid as it recorded a first half figure of P14.7 billion.
Russian Eurobonds lost more than half figure under pressure ofthe foreign negative and oil price drop
Maryland banks reported a net income of USD85m in the first half of 2012, which is more than twice the 2011 first half figure of USD42m, despite a decrease in the number of FDIC insured banks from 86 to 81 banks this year.
These pieces, executed with a sweet delicacy in blanched, pastel tones, as though with the slow, patient gestures of someone working to distract himself from melancholia, had a de Chirico-like "metaphysical" aura about them; in one there was a half figure of a woman, in another a full figure of a man, both of which were situated ambiguously, not clearly "in" the space but not definitely in front of it either (for instance, the half figure seemed too low to be standing on the depicted floor).
Petersburg's Hermitage (A34), the Half figure Madonna with two donors in the Museo Civico, Padua (A50) and the Half figure Madonna with SS.
Banknote print volumes were described as satisfactory, at 2.7bn notes - a 4% lift on the previous year's first half figure of 2.6bn - while paper volumes at 4,500 tonnes were down 4%, reflecting the continuing over-capacity in the bank-note paper market.
Yesterday's figures revealed that in the six months to the end of August, the bank made their highest-ever profits of pounds 420.1million - up 14 per cent on last year's first half figure of pounds 346.9 million.
EasyJet said its profits performance reflected "substantial improvement" in operating costs, with the second half figure - excluding fuel - set to be 10% lower than a year earlier.
Enrique Rey Jr., the company's CFO, said topline target is to hit P9.8 billion, with the first half figures at P4.9 billion.