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detail file

[′dē‚tāl ‚fīl]
(computer science)
A file containing current or transient data used to update a master file or processed with the master file to obtain a specific result. Also known as transaction file.
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Sample records of swimming depth, water temperature, and temperature of fish viscera as recorded in the detail file are shown in Figure 1 for three days in winter and three days in summer.
Some combination of these vertical swimming behaviors was observed in 1081 of 1452 days (74%) during which the detail file data were available for both dawn and dusk.
3 for managing all authentication, authorisation (policy decisions), and accounting functions and providing interfaces to data sources, accounting detail files, address assignment pools, etc.
Originally created with SAS software in 1992, Dun & Bradstreet's portfolio application allowed users to retrieve summarized and detail files from their large SAS data warehouse.