comp comp  /ˈkɑmp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an intensive examination testing a student's proficiency in some special field of knowledge

News

  1. PC wraps up comp plan rewrite

    The planning commission felt its last comprehensive plan public hearing was so nice, it wanted to do it twice. Well, that’s probably not true, as the first time around the majority of the speakers enc
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Orange County Review

  2. Hundreds of state prison staffers owed comp time, back pay

    State officials agreed with federal invesigators to provide back pay or compensatory time to more than 700 employees at the state’s largest and oldest prison, Union Correctional in Raiford.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. Workers' comp reform could save billions

    OLYMPIA - The state Senate passed Sunday key workers' compensation reform that could save employers more than a billion dollars in the next 10 years.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Columbia Basin Herald

Quotes

  1. "We believe it's good for investors because the real answer is going to be our ability to grow comp store sales, and when we grow comp store sales, that will be good news for investors," Lundgren said, referring to sales at stores open at least...
    on Feb 6, 2008 By: Terry Lundgren Source: Forbes

  2. Otellini replied: "We are transferring over $1bn a year to Dell for meet comp efforts [sic]. This was judged by your team to be more than sufficient to compensate for the competitive issues."
    on Nov 4, 2009 By: Paul Otellini Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "It's a bit of a surprise but it doesn't really change much for us," Anasta said of the Warriors win. "We've got to win three in a row to win the comp. We haven't really time to think about it too much, we're just getting on with the comp and...
    on Sep 14, 2008 By: Braith Anasta Source: The Age

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