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preselection

[¦prē·si′lek·shən]
(computer science)
A technique for saving computation time in buffered computers in which a block of data is read into computer storage from the next input tape to be called upon before the data are required in the computer; the selection of the next input tape is determined by instructions to the computer.
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While the primary cluster identified in this analysis was significant and showed a higher overall RR, the larger cluster from the first analysis, as a result of the lack of preselection bias, better represented the areas of increased risk for infection on the basis of the spatial distribution of HGE in the 12-town area.
The output is presented as a gallery of images and tables that permits preselection of component designs and reduces the number of iterations needed to develop optimum mixing performance.
CCTV monitors are provided on the two trucks working in the dry store and chiller, whilst automatic height preselection is a feature of the coldstore protected truck.
The Campus (computer aided material preselection by uniform standards) Version 4 materials databank is available as a free download to qualified end users from the company at http://www.
We hope that a few of our students, with preselection by our faculty, will be able to take company class occasionally.
The technique of tracking the diffusion of ideas through databases need not involve the preselection of databases.
In addition, preselection allows the power of these interfering signals to be actually measured if desired.
The lack of preselection for frequencies below 8,000 MHz can degrade the performance of a receiver.
The final section contains guidelines for the selection and purchase of hearing aids with suggestions for preselection evaluation, selection, fitting, and the purchasing plan.
Additional information is provided on the key regulatory issues, noting the status of interconnection, local loop unbundling, number portability and carrier preselection.
As Victorian Labors preselection process for the 2018 State Election is now underway, I wish to announce that I will not be seeking preselection for the seat of Williamstown.
La societe civile est appelee a donner son avis sur les candidatures retenues lors de la preselection administrative avant l'operation de vote.