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  1. ratesnoun

    a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)


  1. ratesnoun

    (British or Australian) Taxes, usually on property, levelled by local government.


  1. Rates

    Rates is a Portuguese parish and a former township located in the municipality of Póvoa de Varzim. In the census of 2001, it had a population of 2,539 inhabitants and a total area of 13.88 square kilometres. The township has records dating to the 13th century and, still today, it preserves landmarks such as the townsquare and a well-preserved and notable Romanesque temple.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'rates' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #850

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    Rank popularity for the word 'rates' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1418

Anagrams for rates »

  1. arste, aster, resat, setar, stare, tares, tarse, Taser, taser, tears, teras

  2. Arste

  3. Taser

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rates in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Hiroaki Mino:

    The market is prepared for the Fed to raise rates at some point. The thing to watch is rather how aggressive the pace of rate increases will be, and I don't think the market is overly concerned about that.

  2. Ryan Sweet:

    It is hard to fathom how partially rolling back the Trump cuts to pay for the infrastructure plan will meaningfully impede business investment, there is little relationship between the effective corporate tax rate and changes in real business equipment spending. Most U.S. corporations have no trouble getting cheap capital and they pay among the lowest effective tax rates in the world.

  3. Chief Executive Larry Fink:

    I don't see how if they( the ECB) do more easing, which means - deeper negative rates - I don't know how that transmission( works) in the economy.

  4. Marco Valli:

    They will want to give the impression that they remain on track to raise rates at the end of the year, but obviously, after the ECB played tough, they will seek to avoid giving the impression that they are pre-committed.

  5. Director Chris Rogers:

    We've been planning for some time to look at the pay rates because we think it's really important our team share in the success of our business, it's not a knee-jerk reaction.

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    a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
    • A. embellish
    • B. emanate
    • C. loom
    • D. efface

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