area search


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area search

[′er·ē·ə ‚sərch]
(computer science)
A computer search that examines only those records which satisfy some broad criteria.
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An area search was conducted and four Walsall teenagers, two aged 17 and two aged 19, were arrested on suspicion of wounding on Smallbrook Queensway.
A full area search was carried out but nobody was found.
Events include an agility course, area search, handler protection, fastest dog and suspect apprehension.
Warrant arrest, area search negative, Oakwood Street.
They've dubbed it WASP-17 because it's the 17th planet beyond the solar system to be discovered by the Wide Area Search for Planets project.
Due to concerns for the man's safety an area search was launched.
After a short area search, there were three men and three women, aged between 20-32, found.
An arresting officer is also authorized to conduct an area search when arresting someone.
e ocers chased after the suspects and following an area search, two teenagers aged 15 and 16 were eventually found hiding in a recycling bin.
The old railway line area was cordoned off by police and the police helicopter assisted in a local area search to locate the offender.
An area search was carried out, he was located, but he held two beer bottles above his head and brandished them while shouting and swearing.