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indexed search

A search for data that uses an index to locate the item. The index is searched via a binary search method or some other algorithm to obtain the location of the data. Desktop searches use the indexed method. See desktop search, Win Desktop search and binary search. Contrast with direct search and sequential search. See index.
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