search key

search key

[′sərch ‚kē]
(computer science)
A data item, or the value of a data item, that is used in carrying out a search.

search key

In a search routine, the data entered and used to match other data in the database.
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Those using an Apple, Android or Windows tablet can search key words such as "Holland America Alaska" in their respective app store and download the application for free.
For example, Google has replaced the caps lock key with a dedicated search key on its otherwise excellent keyboard.
Instead, it makes discretionary searches of the encrypted text directly for any search key.
This method is based on homomorphic encryption, which makes it possible to perform statistical calculations on encrypted character strings, but takes that approach a step further by performing multiple encrypted calculations in a single process, working in batch mode to determine whether the search key appears in the character string being searched.
Further, the supervisor is able to use target facilities or objects appearing in the AR image as a search key to find manuals or specifications, to call up related information to be overlaid on the AR image to assist the operator.
In place of the caps-lock key, it has a search key that brings up a universal search box and list of available applications.
And the other features found on the HTC Droid Incredible 2 include Stereo FM radio with RDS, dedicated search key, MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player, DivX/XviD/MP4/H.
We also offer Web Design Services, Search Engine Optimization and a Dashboard Service called gBuzzConnect that allows us to monitor, track, report and analyze all of the Different Online Travel Affiliates (OTA's), Travel Reviews (Trip Advisor, and Yahoo Travel), Market Rank, All the Different Social Networks, Track your competition and search Key Words being mentioned about your Hotel across the World Wide Web, and much, much more.
The greater the precision, the more precisely the location is known, and the more efficiently a search can return an instance of a specific search key.
If the pigeon accepts the alternative then the search key turns off and the pigeon is committed to finishing the selected alternative's schedule for primary reinforcement (handling stage).
LeadsToLoans is a Web-based source for premier mortgage leads that allows users to search key mortgage-lending markets and customize searches to target the prospects they want.