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item

[′īd·əm]
(computer science)
A set of adjacent digits, bits, or characters which is treated as a unit and conveys a single unit of information.

item

A generic word for one unit or one member of a group. Similar to the word "object," when it is not relating to object-oriented programming, an item can be almost anything, including a file or folder. See data item.
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The guidelines and the annex provide the framework for a case-by-case consideration of transfers of items contained in the annex, while at the same time not impeding national space programs or international cooperation in space programs.
Once you establish an automated system for tagging and tracking items, you want to make sure that newly purchased items get entered into the asset records automatically, if they qualify.
However, only two items loaded on the fifth and sixth factors.
91-31 that taxpayers may only change the treatment of deposits pursuant to the consent granted by that procedure (or through a change in method of accounting obtained in the traditional fashion), we submit that there is clear authority for taxpayers to change the treatment of items involving character without securing the consent of the Commissioner.
This was interpreted to mean that: "(a) the development of a scale for the purpose of measuring client satisfaction, conceptualized as a single variable, is feasible; (b) the 14 items are indeed measuring a single underlying variable.
Coupled with the probable cause requirement, this provision prevents general searches by ensuring that warrants describe a discrete, defined place to be searched, describe only items connected with criminal activity for which probable cause has been established, and describe the items so definitely that it removes from an officer executing the warrant the unguided discretion of determining which items to seize.
For instance, rather than answering items one after the other on school examinations, students might maximize their recall by scanning the items and attempting the hardest questions first.
With certain exceptions, such as oversize goods, all items on the site are eligible for donation and free shipping.
The amount of the item in relation to other income items;
Each of the responses to the 48 items of MBS was entered in 48 separate columns.
Items to be used in support of a contingency operation or to facilitate the defense against or recovery from nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack; and
The episode features two families who compete to raise the most money selling similar items, with one group using the Internet and the other hosting a garage sale.