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superset

[′sü·pər‚set]
(computer science)
A programming language that contains all the features of a given language and has been expanded or enhanced to include other features as well.
(mathematics)
A set whose elements include all the elements of a given set.

superset

A group of commands or functions that exceed the capabilities of the original specification. Software or hardware components designed for the original specification will also operate with the superset product. However, components designed for the superset will not work with the original. Contrast with subset.
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Superset seeks to address these very challenges with a vision to level the playing field, while hugely benefiting all stakeholders involved.
Traditionally, cabling categories are supersets of each
In other words, it measures the proportion of the members of the subset that are members of the superset. Consistency is to set relationships as p-value is to statistical inference.
An equivalence class [E.sub.1]; is said to have (n,t) closeness if there exists a set [E.sub.2] of records that is a natural superset of [E.sub.1] such that [E.sub.2] contains at least n records, and the distance between the two distributions of the sensitive attribute in the [E.sub.1] and [E.sub.2] is no more than a threshold t.
Fully automated, the plant operates a Routech CNC 4 axis router, Superset NT moulder, Windor HT 4145 and TISO shaper.
The Supermicro system is a superset of the new SBB standard.
The Superset Principle and spell-out of nonterminals.
"Our latest ERP offering consists of the best features from various Epicor product lines, in combination with new features and functionality, resulting in a 'next generation ERP superset,' which includes functions such as customer and supplier relationship management, and enterprise performance management," said Bryan Tan, vice president of sales for Epicor in Asia.
Also out to buy for pounds 19.99 (Blu-ray & DVD Combi-pack pounds 23.99/Blu-ray Superset pounds 24.99).
ALICE IN WONDERLAND (Cert PG, 104 mins), Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Family, also available to buy DVD pounds 19.99/Blu-ray & DVD Combi-pack pounds 23.99/Blu-ray Superset pounds 24.99 Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Matt Lucas, Leo Bill and the voices of Michael Sheen, Alan Rickman, Barbara Windsor, Stephen Fry and Christopher Lee.
ALICE IN WONDERLAND (PG) DVD pounds 19.99/BLU-RAY & A DVD COMBI-PACK pounds 23.99/BLU-RAY A SUPERSET pounds 24.99.
ATI Stream technology's ATI Radeon HD 5800 series is the only graphic processing unit (GPU) hardware available at present, supporting the total superset specification of Microsoft DirectX 11.