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merge

[mərj]
(computer science)
To create an ordered set of data by combining properly the contents of two or more sets of data, each originally ordered in the same manner as the output data set. Also known as mesh.

merge

To combine two separate sets of data into one set. The resulting data may be in their original order or resequenced by key field or some other attribute of the data. See merge sort and merge purge. See also mail merge and concatenate.
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Along with the support for merging two or more NSF file, we have also made it possible to stand with joining of the files.
Netia's consolidation with the Merging Subsidiaries will be effected without any increase in Netia's share capital, without any conversion of shares and without any amendments to Netia's Statute.
Recently there have been several cases of disruption of service and other complications as a result of banks and other financial institutions upgrading their systems, especially after merging and acquiring with other businesses," says David Soul, President and CEO of INETCO.
Merging Rivers Media will focus on entertainment-related applications of the USA Video Interactive technology, providing the full range of advertising agency services to entertainment companies, advertisers, corporations and others.
With its wealth of experience in the entertainment and advertising worlds, Merging Rivers Media brings USA Video Interactive the expertise we need to introduce the next-generation of true Internet Video-on-Demand(TM) to advertisers and entertainment businesses in California and throughout the world," said Edwin Molina, President of USA Video Interactive.
The introduction of Centrus Merge/Purge to the data warehousing and direct marketing industries fills a gap in the current offering of QMSoft library products--that of duplicate detection and merging of data," said Paul Wray, co-founder and president of Qualitative Marketing Software.
Merging Company"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tracker, adopted a Plan of Merger pursuant to which the Merging Company will merge into Mako Marine International, Inc.