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lookup

A data search performed within a predefined table of values (array, matrix, etc.) or within a data file. The noun is "lookup;" however, the verb is two words; for example, "look up the address." See lookup table and table lookup.
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Lookups for fascism corresponded to release of video in November showing a white police officer shooting a black teenager in Chicago, and the criminal charges that followed.
She has begun a LookUp campaign in her English seaside home, where she believes the architectural gems just above people's usual gaze are equally ignored.
has recently updated its interface and reverse lookup service found at http://FreeCellSearch.
The implementation of the algorithm actually requires the development of two software programs: the first an on-line CRC table lookup algorithm, and the secons an off-line table builder.
Formula 11 performs a similar lookup on all the cells from A2 to A5000 and then returns the sum of all the lookups.
ATLAS, for "advanced transaction lookup and signaling system", is VeriSign's high-end software for handling vast quantities of directory lookups.
In Figure 3, the results of the multiple LOOKUPS are multiplied by the original sales amounts and summed.