(KOM-pruh-mize): To agree to something that is not exactly what you wanted. Palestinian leader Yasir Arafat and Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak both need to compromise to end fighting in the Middle East.
There are two sides to an argument. When a person compromises, he learns to listen to the other person. The two people talk about the disagreement and they come to a decision both of them can agree upon.
to accept less than the full amount of the debt owed from the debtor in satisfaction of the debt. The organization unit reports the difference between the amount owed and the amount accepted (the compromised amount) to the IRS on Form 1099-G as income to the debtor, provided that the debt was not compromised due to a dispute over the debt.
The act of settling legislative differences in which each side makes concessions to the other. | The staff member was thrilled at the compromise reached between Senator Morgan and Senator Powacek. [ Lesson 7
The settlement of a claim resulting from a defaulted loan for less than the full amount due. Compromise settlement is a procedure available for use only in instances where the government cannot collect the full amount due within a reasonable time, by enfo
In arguments, compromise is a concept of finding agreement through communication, through a mutual acceptance of termsâ€”often involving variations from an original goal or desire. It is the central aspect of any process of negotiation wherein disagreement exists, but both parties consider an outcome of agreement to be more important than the potential gain of particular items. Within particular negotiations, agreements, and contracts (ie. "deals") "a compromise" (singular) refers to particular aspects and item pairs as representing deviations from previous objectives.
Unauthorized intentional or unintentional disclosure of information or data to unauthorized persons. Compromise is also a security policy violation of a system in which, modification, destruction, or loss of an object may have occurred (NSTISSI 1997).
A situation in which the secrecy of a private key cannot be relied on, e.g. if there has been unauthorised access to the cryptographic module in which the private key is stored or used, or unauthorised access to or loss or theft of media on which the private key is stored.
Word used by surgeons when what they find during a physical examination indicates pressure on the nerve root. Often it is due to pathologically changed spaces in the vertebral canal, especially a herniated disc or degenerative bony overgrowth.