At par

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • At par at the original price; neither at a discount nor at a premium; -- used especially of financial instruments, such as bonds.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • At par at exactly the nominal value
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. par, equal.

Usage

In literature:

Fire at will=, as explained in par.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
Each member of the crew is a shareholder, undersigned at fifteen hundred shares, par value one dollar.
"The Pagan Madonna" by Harold MacGrath
Thus resumption was accomplished without jar, and as early as the 17th of December 1878 gold sold at par in paper.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
Should redemption take place at par, and at once, the credit of the United States could not fail to be strengthened.
"The New Nation" by Frederic L. Paxson
At the store it was found that Checkers' talents were those of a salesman par excellence.
"Checkers" by Henry M. Blossom
The shares should be at par within a week, and at five in a month.
"The Bartlett Mystery" by Louis Tracy
For the most part members may at any time withdraw their shares in cash at par.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 3" by Various
Shares were sold at par when a few dividends repaid a purchaser at this price.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 6" by Various
At first, 'spirit and matter,' 'soul and body,' stood for a pair of equipollent substances quite on a par in weight and interest.
"Essays in Radical Empiricism" by William James
You want to buy Bondavara shares at par?
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
I buy nothing at par.
"Three Thousand Dollars" by Anna Katharine Green
When the course of exchange is at par between France and England, 25 fr.
"Memoranda on Tours, Touraine and Central France." by J. H. Holdsworth
And thus the bills of all the Massachusetts banks would be placed at par at all the great commercial points.
"A New Banking System" by Lysander Spooner
Are they payable at par at your option?
"Readings in Money and Banking" by Chester Arthur Phillips
The squad then executes at the command =DISMOUNT= all the movements prescribed in par.
"Manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Cavalry of the Army" by U. S. War Department
At this date a total of $2,190,000 par value of bonds have been sold.
"Third Biennial Report of the Oregon State Highway Commission" by S. Benson, W. L. Thompson, R. A. Booth, Herbert Nunn
I can't turn my abilities into hard cash at par .
"Three Plays by Granville-Barker" by Harley Granville-Barker
Their stock was good; some said it was at par; one said, at seventy-five per cent.
"History of American Socialisms" by John Humphrey Noyes
Are exchanges at par, or only at the same low rates as in 1829 and other years?
"The Works of Daniel Webster, Volume 1" by Daniel Webster
What we want to know now is this: will you let us protect you by taking your Timanyoni Ditch stock at par?
"The Real Man" by Francis Lynde
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In poetry:

He seeks to hold relentless war,
With God, or man, or self;
All men to him are at a par,
His mind is all bereft.
"Strong Drink" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Ten lords sat drinking at the wine,
Intill a morning early;
There fell a combat them among,
It must be fought,--nae parly.
"The Braes O' Yarrow" by Henry Morley
"And when they've passed an appy winter,
Their opes and loves no more we'll bar;
The marridge-vow they'll enter inter,
And I at church will be their Par."
"The Knight And The Lady" by William Makepeace Thackeray
But no - the lout sticks to his brass,
Though shares at par I freely proffer:
Yet - will it be believed? - the ass
Declines, with thanks, my well-meant offer!
"The Folly of Brown -" by William Schwenck Gilbert
"'Er pore dead Par," she sez, an' gulps a sob.
An' then I tells 'er 'ow I got a job,
As storeman down at Jones' printin' joint,
A decent sorter cop for fifty bob.
"Mar " by C J Dennis

In news:

Experts predict that total spending for the congressional midterms will approach $4 billion, putting it on par with the $3 billion "Cash for Clunkers" program in 2009 aimed at boosting auto sales.
Jimenez, 48, finished at 15-under-par 265.
Choi countered a double-bogey at the third with an eagle at the par-five fifth.
Beljan, who collected his first PGA Tour win, finished at 16-under-par 272.
Lee Westwood shot a 5-under-par 67 to grab sole possession of the lead after Thursday's first round of the Masters at Augusta, Ga.
Bo Van Pelt in a four-way tie for first at eight-under-par 64 after the first round of the.
The Masters champion plotted his way around to 3-under-par 67 at the British Open , carding.
Here's a peek at how I store the plethora of beauty products in my bathroom (please excuse my sub-par cell phone photography skills.
The match was played at the Palisades Country Club and the Falcons were led by sophomore Thomas Knight, who shot an even par 36 for Nation Ford.
In his first official PGA Tour win in 30 months at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, Tiger Woods was a tournament-best 12-under par on the par -5s.
Par -Troy East fans in the stands at Leon J Breen Field (ESPN).
Par -Troy East at the start of the game (Facebook).
The attempt at a second singles/couples night at the Palm Beach Par 3 was washed away July 14 by rain, but the event has be rescheduled for Aug 25 with a 5 pm shotgun start.
Par Pharmaceutical Cos. Has agreed to be acquired by private equity firm TPG in a deal valued at $1.9 billion.
Anthony Myers and Anthony Montoya shared overall medalist honors Tuesday with rounds of par -36 leading Ida Baker to victories over North Fort Myers and Lehigh at Copperhead.
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In science:

This paper is the first exposition in the series which we think places Ma jorana’s vision fully at par with that of Dirac on charged particles.
Extended set of Majorana spinors, a new dispersion relation, and a preferred frame
The operator is therefore limit point at r = 0, and so Minkowski spacetime is quantum mechanically nonsingular (a well known fact, repeated here for completeness). par If σ = 0 and C 6= 1, the spacetime is the conical spacetime corresponding to an idealized cosmic string.
Quantum singularity of Levi-Civita spacetimes
If more accurate measurements of nario Pt would be sensitive to |ϕ˜t | > the SUSY parameters should be available such that δP par t would be negligible compared to the experimental resolution of Pt , then it would be possible to derive information on At using the Pt measurement.
Summary of the Activities of the Working Group I on High Energy and Collider Physics
The current record holder, GRB 050904 at z = 6.295 (Kawai et al. 2005), is located close to the boundary of the reionized Universe (Watson et al. 2006; Totani et al. 2005), on par with the most distant galaxies and quasars known today (e.g.
RAPTOR observations of delayed explosive activity in the high-redshift gamma-ray burst GRB 060206
All uncertainties are at 90% con fidence for one par ameter of interest.
A Radio through X-ray Study of the Hot Spots, Active Nucleus, and Environment of the Nearby FR II Radio Galaxy 3C 33
The absolute magnitude of a star is denoted by M and is defined as its apparent magnitude at a distance of 10 par secs (32.6 light years) so m − M = 5 log10 (DL/10 pc) and the quantity m − M is called the distance modulus.
Geometrical constraints on dark energy models
Additional measurements of θ1 Ori C and Par 1772 were taken with ESPaDOnS in December 2007 and with ESPaDOnS’s twin Narval, installed at T´elescope Bernard Lyot, in November 2007.
Magnetic fields, winds and X-rays of massive stars: A spectropolarimetric survey of the Orion cluster
Other reasons the physical world could be a vir tual reality include that: 1. It was created. In the big bang theory our universe began as a singularity arising from “nothing” at a par ticular space-time event.
The emergence of the physical world from information processing
It was reported at CPT ’10 that the sensitivity achieved is on a par with an earlier experiment at the heavy-ion Test Storage Ring (TSR) at the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg, and that a further order of magnitude improvement is expected.
Testing Lorentz symmetry with atoms and Light
Note that, although, for the dataset at hand, there exists information relating to change-points in the frequency spectrum taken over time, this information cannot be used to bring the baseline method onto par with preprocessing with SSA.
Two Projection Pursuit Algorithms for Machine Learning under Non-Stationarity
In addition the fact that space (whose curvature is determined by the energy density) at extreme scales is essentially flat represents another circumstantial evidence (although not compelling) in favour of the present proposal, as it will be also illustrated in par.
Speakable and unspeakable in cosmology: dark matter vs. gravitational self energies. Hubble's constant, the cosmological term and all that
In effect Xij takes the multi-connected Mij into a specific tree Oij which represents the structure and organisation of the knowledge as presented by a particular tutor for a particular student at a par ticular time with a particular level of subject knowledge.
Multi-Connected Ontologies
In all cases the mass functions are truncated at the low-mass end at the mass corresponding to 20 par ticles.
Dark matter and cosmic structure
For the link-current representation of the quantum rotor model the proposed algorithm is exponentially more efficient than conventional algorithms and performs at par with the Wolff algorithm for the classical 3D X Y model.
Cluster Monte Carlo Algorithm for the Quantum Rotor Model
PAR INT has been modified to support this activity by storing the active integration regions at the end of every parallel run and providing the user with the option to load a set of regions to initialize a run.
Loop integration results using numerical extrapolation for a non-scalar integral
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