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front

(frŏnt),
The position of the leading edge of the solvent in chromatography.

front

The part of a spectacle frame without the sides.
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If a regulator questions the security of fronted business, he or she has the power to deny credit for reinsurance to the ceding carrier in accordance with state laws.
While Failed Promises" derides the collateral given to the cited insolvent ceding carriers as inadequate because it was based on understated loss projections, this is a problem of bad, dishonest or mistake-prone management which applies to all risks' not just the fronted ones.
Of course, this is perfect topography for the practice's approach, and the firm responded to the brief for eight dwellings of different sizes with a scheme that has large glass houses on the front of a lower tier of maisonettes, topped by flats, themselves fronted by similar glass structures.