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collate

[′kä‚lāt]
(computer science)
To combine two or more similarly ordered sets of values into one set that may or may not have the same order as the original sets.
(graphic arts)
To assemble in proper sequence all the sheets, signatures, or insertions for a printed piece.
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Despite this all the inverters co-ordinate with the servos on the collating section.
He said: "With the warehouse completed and the new printing and collating equipment now in place we look forward to appointing a new editor to develop our English language list and bindery staff to assist with our ever growing commercial printing service.
KUWAIT, Sept 16 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) emphasized on Wednesday the necessity to train Kuwaiti cadres on collating and analyzing data on water-related issues.
Cohen is currently collating his patients' results for publication.
Benefits include enhanced document formatting, the elimination of manual bursting and collating, e-mail and fax delivery, and automated archiving with Internet retrieval capability.
Produced by a team of over 30 analysts, editors, writers, researchers, information architects, and engineers, ePharmaceuticals solves this problem by filtering and customizing information from over 6,000 premium sources, including The Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review and The Economist ; collating related information in varied formats, such as news, research, and metrics; and layering the information with analysis to make it relevant.
An optional hard disk drive supports spooling and collating, and users can choose from a 1,000-sheet or 3,000-sheet finisher for sorting, stapling and three-hole punching (3,000-sheet unit only).
9 second first-copy time, electronic sorting that eliminates manual collating, an optional Reversing Automatic Document Feeder and one or two optional 500-sheet paper banks.
In addition to printing such information or documents for subsequent collating and mailing via traditional mail systems to the points-of-need, Valeo Forms OnLine converts the documents to a suitable, electronic format and then deposits them for subsequent access by the users in a defined database-intranet or Internet.
In addition, check-processing operations will need to dedicate labor to IRD bursting and collating functions when printing multiple IRDs on a form.
Contract notice: Generating, collecting, collating, synthesising and analysing evidence supporting preparatory work for evidence-based scientific assessment in EFSA.
YPS incorporated their own manufactured feeding and collating system, which effectively allowed packs to travel from Jacobs' production line in a single lane format with the Rochman collating and wrapping in a 2 x 3 format.