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VAR

  1. (physics, electrics) volt-ampere reactive

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VAR (countable and uncountable, plural VARs)

  1. Initialism of value-added reseller: A business that re-sells goods, especially with some additional service, such as selection assistance, installation, or support.
  2. Alternative spelling of VaR; Value at Risk.
  3. Acronym of vector autoregression.
  4. (soccer) Initialism of video assistant referee.
    • 2018 June 18, Phil McNulty, “Tunisia 1 – 2 England”, in BBC Sport[1], archived from the original on 21 April 2019:
      [Harry] Kane was the victim in incidents plucked straight from the world of wrestling in each half, and on neither occasion did any of the officials – on the pitch or in the VAR booth – see fit to intervene in what were obvious penalties.

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EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from English VAR.[1]

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VAR m (plural VARs)

  1. (soccer) video assistant referee
    Synonym: videoárbitro

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ VAR” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.