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placeholder

[′plās‚hōl·dər]
(computer science)
A section of computer storage reserved for information that will be provided later.
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By replacing the placeholder with "-1", we will get the letter "i".
Access inserts the function name with parentheses around placeholders for the arguments that the function needs to evaluate the difference between two dates, as shown in Figure 1.
Industry experts have suggested the possibility of using annuities as a placeholder for retirement income.
The directive will, in some ways, be a placeholder for Solvency II, which will apply EU-wide solvency standards for the insurance and reinsurance industry, with implementation likely in 2010.
Any attempt to assert the protagonist's interiority would, it seems, dissolve the film's fragile system of codes, exposing her gaze as an empty placeholder.
The school claims the words were used as an inappropriate placeholder that was overlooked before publication.
While taking pains to establish a viable position on iSCSI (more of a placeholder for future moves) Fibre Channel vendors introduced lower cost FC systems for the entry-level and midrange segment in an effort to win some of the mid-range market that iSCSI is claiming.
SB 2023 is being used as a placeholder, or spot bill, and CalCPA anticipates that changes to the California Board of Accountancy's enforcement powers will be amended into the bill at the last minute.
It is therefore a double lie: a lie about whiteness (that it is the exclusive placeholder of humanity) and a lie about the black Other (who is not Other, not a possible placeholder of humanity).
The XYZ label is simply the placeholder name for a yet-to-be selected title.
As part of the resolution it passed at its May meeting, Council approved mailing to members for their approval a bylaw amendment that would permit the AICPA to offer the proposed global business professional credential (referred to by the placeholder name "XYZ") in a separate entity it will form.
will introduce a placeholder bill, the "Internet Tax Moratorium and Equity Act", to ensure a place on the Senate calendar for a consensus bill he, Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.