Under Color Removal. A color separation setting used on color photographs where cyan, magenta and yellow inks are removed from dark, neutral areas and black ink is swapped in instead. The advantages are a reduction in overall ink usage. See also GCR.
Undercolor Removal. The process of reducing color and increasing black in areas where all three colors overprint to improve trapping and reduce ink costs. This can be achieved manually in color separation films or digitally in image editing applications.
Undercolor Removal. TA prepress term describing a technique of making color separations such that the amount of cyan, magenta and yellow ink is reduced in midtone and shadow areas while the amount of black is increased.
Technique of removing unwanted colour in separations either to reduce the amount of ink to be used, or where these colours cancel each other out in the various achromatic systems.
A method of reimbursement on a fee for service basis that reflects the usual and customary rates for the same services in a geographic location.
A method of profiling prevailing fees in an area and reimbursing providers on the basis of that profile. One common method is to average all fees and choose the 80th or 90th percentile. Sometimes this term is used synonymously with a fee allowance schedule when that schedule is set relatively high.
See usual and customary.
Usual, Customary and Reasonable charges -the maximum dollar amount of a covered expense that is considered eligible for reimbursement under a major medical policy
UCR is a city, county, and state public safety program operated by the FBI that provides a nationwide view of crime based on the submission of statistics by public safety agencies throughout the country. The following offenses are recorded: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter; forcible rape; robbery; aggravated assault; burglary; larceny theft; motor vehicle theft; arson; and hate crimes.
UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING. a federal reporting system which provides data on crime based on police statistics submitted by law enforcement agencies in the nation. DOJ administers and forwards the data for California to the federal program.
Uniform Crime Reports. a summation of crime statistics tallied annually by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and consisting primarily of data on crimes reported to the police and of arrests. [Go to source
Uniform Crime Report