1. controlling interest ownership of more than 50% of a corporation's voting shares
  2. control center the operational center for a group of related activities
  3. compound interest interest calculated on both the principal and the accrued interest
  4. Carolingian dynasty a Frankish dynasty founded by Charlemagne's father that ruled from 751 to 987
  5. conflict of interest a situation in which a public official's decisions are influenced by the official's personal interests
  6. conditional contract a contract whose performance depends on a fact or event that affects legal relations
  7. contrast the opposition or dissimilarity of things that are compared
  8. control condition a standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment
  9. controlling able to control or determine policy
  10. pooling of interest an accounting method used in the merging of companies
  11. control account an account that shows totals of amounts entered in a subsidiary ledger
  12. contrapuntist a composer who specializes in counterpoint
  13. contrabandist someone who imports or exports without paying duties
  14. control grid an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube
  15. insurable interest an interest in a person or thing that will support the issuance of an insurance policy; an interest in the survival of the insured or in the preservation of the thing that is insured
  16. cost-plus contract a contract in which the contractor is paid his total cost plus a stated percentage of profit
  17. countersignature a second confirming signature endorsing a document already signed
  18. controversy a dispute where there is strong disagreement
  19. necrotizing enteritis enteritis characterized by bloody diarrhea and severe abdominal pain
  20. control character ASCII characters to indicate carriage return or tab or backspace; typed by depressing a key and the control key at the same time