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data item

[′dad·ə ‚ī·dəm]
(computer science)
A single member of a data element. Also known as datum.

data item

A unit of data stored in a field. For example, "M000675" and "M000676" are data items in the "Account Number" field in two records (the data element "Account Number"). See field.
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Communication-time data sorters that enable data acquisition and sorting to be executed in parallel in such a way that data sorting is completed as soon as the last data item has been received;
The experiments have shown that each incoming data item is handled within the same time that is required to read data from the dual-port RAM.
From those documents, it learned clusters of search terms that tended to be associated with the data items it was trying to extract.
In CacheData, the node caches a passing-by data item di locally when it finds that di is popular, i.
In addition, simultaneously storing replicas of a single data item on multiple servers increases the reliability of data.
LEV = total debt (Compustat data item 34 plus data item 9) deflated by total assets (Compustat data item 6).
In our simulation, the service area is represented by a rectangle with a fixed size of 4000' 4000 Scope distributions of the data items are generated based on Voronoi Diagrams [14, 19,17].
Our role is to recommend changes to definitions for perinatal data items where necessary and to submit new data items to the Health Data Standards Committee (HDSC) for inclusion in the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare's metadata online registry METeOR, and to the Statistical Information Management Committee (SIMC) for inclusion in the Perinatal National Minimum Data Set.
View and present the data items that are private to individuals only in the aggregate or as averages over the group.
The Data Items contain graphs, formulas, data charts, diagrams, computer program codes, and occasionally photographs.
Technological data such as layer material constants (dielectric constants, loss factors and resistivity) and layer height are maintained in the C_TECH data item.