Coastal Science
Enviromental Science
Space & Solar
Weather Terms
Other Science Terms

Other Resources:

Medical Dictionary
Computer Dictionary
Legal Dictionary
Prescription Drug Facts
Hospital Directory

Electronic benefit transfer (EBT) systems:

Under an EBT system, recipients are issued an "ATM-like" card and a "personal identification number" (PIN) instead of food stamp coupons. They access their food stamp benefits when purchasing food by using the card at an approved retailer: "swiping" the card through a point-of-sale terminal and entering their PIN. This electronically debits a "food stamp account" maintained for them (and is replenished monthly) and credits the retailer with the purchase amount. States are permitted to issue food stamp benefits through EBT systems, and, unless a waiver is granted, must use EBT systems by 2002.

More Agriculture Terms

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z

Information and definitions of the terms been taken from various reliable government publications and we have done our best to verify their accuracy. If you feel any of the definitions are incorrect or needs to be updated please contact us and we will look into it.

Copyright Science Dictionary - Scientific Definitions
2003-2006. All right are reserved.