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Mann-Whitney Test

A non-parametric test that compares the mean values of two samples. The Mann-Whitney test can…

Market Test

an examination to see if a sample of a product will sell in a market

Motive Test

A test applied by the IRS to determine if an activity is being conducted for…

Mullen Burst Test

Measures the pressure required to puncture a sheet of paper or paperboard as an indicator…

Market Proxy

Used for the purpose of simplifying studies requiring a market variable, statistic, or comparison. Market…

Merchant Services Provider

Bank, internet service provider, or other firm that provides credit card and electronic commerce transactions…

Merchant Account Provider

Bank or other financial institution that offers merchant account services to traders. It processes onsite…

Mental Health Provider

Care providers including social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists. These people meet the federal and/or state…

Mortgage Protection

An optional insurance coverage a home buyer may purchase to cover mortgage payments in the…

Majority Ownership

Holding of 51 percent or more common stock (ordinary shares) which gives the control of…

Mechanical Properties

Characteristics that indicate the elastic or inelastic behavior of a material under pressure (force), such…

Marginal Property

Land or some other concrete entity which, when used, barely yields a profit. This term…