• Noun: chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
• Noun: a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one); example: "they had a bitter exchange"
• Noun: the act of changing one thing for another thing; examples: "Adam was promised immortality in exchange for his disobedience", "there was an exchange of prisoners"
• Noun: the act of giving something in return for something received; example: "deductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable"
• Noun: a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication
• Noun: a workplace for buying and selling; open only to members
• Noun: (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes; example: "after a short rally Connors won the point"
• Noun: reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money especially the currencies of different countries; example: "he earns his living from the interchange of currency"
• Noun: the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"
• Noun: (chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop; example: "black lost the exchange"
• Noun: (chess) the capture by both players (usually on consecutive moves) of pieces of equal value; example: "the endgame began after the exchange of queens"
• Verb: give to, and receive from, one another; examples: "Would you change places with me?", "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
• Verb: exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; examples: "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?", "He changed his name", "convert centimeters into inches", "convert holdings into shares"
• Verb: change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence
• Verb: hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent; examples: "exchange prisoners", "exchange employees between branches of the company"
• Verb: exchange a penalty for a less severe one
In fact, it struck me when we invaded last year that if we did it without European and East Asian support, we were risking losing our alliance in Europe in exchange for Iraq, and that is a very undesirable exchange.
Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.
I would be delighted to show my film in the Viennale. I do not offer press kits. I do not offer stills. I do not offer screeners. I do not offer DVD's. I do not offer posters. I require a first-class flight to bring the print however I do not offer any photo ops or press exchange in any way. My fee for showing my film is $35,000 dollars US.
It's clear that people are going to download media files, and they're going to talk to each other, and they're going to exchange information and knowledge and so forth. So this system logic is basically what you bounce off of.
Although economists have studied the sensitivity of import and export volumes to changes in the exchange rate, there is still much uncertainty about just how much the dollar must change to bring about any given reduction in our trade deficit.
Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That's why true love is never based, as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange.
If it's a good LP, you'll get that tingle that makes you put it on again no matter what your initial reaction was. On the other hand, if you don't get that tingle, you'd better take it straight down to the record exchange.