fiscal vs physical : Common Errors in English

About fiscal vs physical

The middle syllable of “physical” is often omitted in pronunciation, making it sound like the unrelated word “fiscal.” sound that unaccented “I” distinctly.

fiscal Meaning(s)

  • (a) involving financial matters

physical Meaning(s)

  • (a) involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
  • (a) relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics
  • (s) having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses
  • (s) according with material things or natural laws (other than those peculiar to living matter)
  • (s) characterized by energetic bodily activity
  • (s) impelled by physical force especially against resistance
  • (s) concerned with material things

fiscal in News

  1. Men's Wearhouse fiscal 1Q beats Wall St. forecast

    The Men's Wearhouse Inc. reported Wednesday that its fiscal first-quarter profit increased 23 percent, helped by stronger margins and an earlier prom season. The company, based in Fremont, Calif., runs ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. PVH rises as fiscal 1Q results surpass estimates

    PVH Corp., the parent company of Tommy Hilfiger, on Wednesday reported loss for its fiscal first quarter, but its results were stronger than expected and its stock climbed in aftermarket trading. PVH bought ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Fiscal Court hears first reading of solicitation ordinance

    The Madison County Fiscal Court heard the first reading Tuesday of an ordinance designed to stop roadside soliciting in the county.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Richmond Register

physical in News

  1. Physical Therapist, Nitin Chhoda, Stresses the Importance of Hiring the Right Medical Coder for Physical Therapy ...

    Nitin Chhoda, a licensed physical therapist and international private practice marketing expert says that a medical coder who gossips and share patient information with anyone else is not only putting themselves at risk, but the entire practice along with it. In his latest article, Chhoda stresses the importance of hiring the right medical staff in a private practice setting. (PRWeb June 13 ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: PRWeb

  2. TABLE-Asian physical rubber prices - June 13

    BANGKOK, June 13 (Reuters) - Prices of physical rubber compared with June 12 Grade Prices Change Thai RSS3 (July) $2.85/kg -$0.05 Thai STR20 (July) $2.60/kg unchanged Malaysia SMR20 (July) $2.50/kg unchanged ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Physical and paper gold battling for supremacy: Brien Lundin

    The recent drop in gold prices is a confirmation, or a revelation, to investors of the battle between the physical and paper gold markets. Here, Brien Lundin predicts the timing of a handoff from Asian physical demand to Western speculative demand.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Resource Investor

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