mass conversion

mass conversion

[′mas kən‚vər·zhən]
(computer science)
The transfer of data from one computer system to another, in which all the data is converted in a single operation, rather than in gradual increments.
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But just because Patsy Kensit prances about on Fantasy Football doesn't mean that womanhood has undergone a mass conversion to Grandstand.
Rather it is the question of a mass conversion of individuals to the one true Church.
Thus, he places Thorvald at well-nigh every major event in Eastern Europe straddling the millennial year 1000, from the forced mass conversion to Christianity of Kievan Russia under Vladimir I to important but futile ecumenical negotiations between Rome and Constantinople that half a century later climaxed in the Great Schism.
49) Precluding social coercion--the "moral policeman's" ultimate goal--turned upon mass conversion to the same ethical and behavioral standards social stewards applied to themselves.
The idea is promising because of ever-growing demand for the product and mass conversion to using sandwich panels in construction of all types of non-residential buildings.
Attacks at Christian places of worship have prompted no response from the man elected to represent and to protect all of India's citizens," said the daily, adding " nor has he addressed the mass conversion to Hinduism of Christians and Muslims who have been coerced or NYT editorial asks why Modi is silent promised money".
Aligarh: The Uttar Pradesh State Minority Commission on Sunday described the mass conversion of Muslims in northern city of Agra as "an act of fraud and a dubious exercise which has no connection with the serious business of change of faith".
It could be argued, for example, that his own analysis of mass conversion reactions resembles the universalizing impulse of Western medicine, and may be taken as an example of the psycho logization of exotic deviance.
Baker argues that she and the Commission embraced the mass conversion of paper copies of books into digital formats as a way of providing content for the new technology.
Over 9 million Aztecs entered the Church in the next 10 years, the greatest mass conversion ever.
During the interview with host Terry Gross, LaHaye reiterated his belief that there will be a mass conversion of Jews to fundamentalist Christianity during the "end times.
The letter said one of the worst measures adopted by the Ahmadi-nejad Administration has been the mass conversion of petro-dollars into rials to cover budget expenditures.