performance bond

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n performance bond a bond given to protect the recipient against loss in case the terms of a contract are not filled; a surety company assumes liability for nonperformance
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Usage

In literature:

The last action in releasing her from her painful bonds Jones performed with sleight-of-hand dexterity.
"Tales of lonely trails" by Zane Grey
No one, could have more faithfully performed his bond than you have.
"Varney the Vampire" by Thomas Preskett Prest
The collector collects the township taxes, giving bond for the faithful performance of his duties.
"Elements of Civil Government" by Alexander L. Peterman
Bond patriotism was not long subjected to the strain of individual contributions and unpaid performances.
"Origin of the Anglo-Boer War Revealed (2nd ed.)" by C. H. Thomas
It declares that a bond shall be given providing for the performance of these conditions.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
Why are Austria and Prussia not performing the obligations of their bond?
"New York Times Current History: The European War from the Beginning to March 1915, Vol 1, No. 2" by Various
The law must be complied with, and you must give bonds for the faithful performance of your duty.
"The Boy Trapper" by Harry Castlemon
A bond containing a penalty, with a condition annexed for payment of money or performance of covenants.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
I met Mr. Eckels during the Cleveland bond performance.
"Frenzied Finance" by Thomas W. Lawson
It says at the end there that your uncle shall not be required to give bonds for the faithful performance of his duty under the will.
"Seek and Find" by Oliver Optic
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In news:

While the many robots in auto factories typically perform only one function, in the new Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif, a robot might do up to four: welding, riveting, bonding and installing a component.
Daniel Eng is Manager, Cariflex(TM) Polyisoprene Products, for Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. Scientists bond to find solutions that will stick.
Debbie Bond & The Trudats performed blues music as kids played games and got their faces painted on a cool fall afternoon.
ADA – East Central University red-shirt freshman quarterback Spencer Bond has been recognized as The Oklahoman Player of the Week for Oct 9 after his performance for the Tigers against Northwestern Oct 6.
The Jason Grimsley news, though upsetting to me as an Orioles fan, is a further reminded that Barry Bonds is being singled out, that perform-enhancing substances are widespread in the game of baseball.
Not yet, because Bonds has not yet been found guilty of using performance-enhancing drugs.
0The Kalbond high-performance adhesive bonding system provides excellent adhesion and strength.
Epoxy Adhesive for High-Performance Bonding.
And pursue a November ballot bond measure asking for financial support not only for a performing arts center, but also for a proposed aquatic center.
Against this backdrop, the performance of Irish sovereign bonds is remarkable.
If the City were a business - they would have written a performance bond into the the contract with United Street Car.
Daniel Craig required 40 identical suits for his performance as James Bond in "Skyfall.".
It seems the only true currency here is a high-five of appreciation between foreign entities, now fast friends thanks to the common bond of rhythm and performance.
Magellan 's investment in bonds hurt its performance last year as the fund ranked among America's worst-performing "growth" stock funds.
Among professional investors, many maintain that bond and equity market performance gives a quicker read on the country's short-term future than economic data, which usually takes months to compile.
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In science:

Performing a dual transformation on the random bond Villain model thus offers two insights.
Does quasi-long-range order in the two-dimensional XY model really survive weak random phase fluctuations?
For these systems the bond average can be performed exactly and the calculations take only little time.
Thermodynamics of Random Ferromagnetic Antiferromagnetic Spin-1/2 Chains
We demonstrate how this works in practice by performing an extensive numerical study of the twodimensional random-bond Ising model.
Disorder Averaging and Finite Size Scaling
Suppose that one performs critical bond percolation (p = pc = 1/2) in the discrete half-plane Z × N.
Critical exponents, conformal invariance and planar Brownian motion
This decomposition of the problem of data reduction into subtasks with little loss in performance permits to handle very large data sets, as discussed by Bond and collaborators .
Issues and methods for CMB anisotropy data reduction
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