complementary operation

complementary operation

[‚käm·plə′men·trē ‚äp·ə′rā·shən]
(mathematics)
An operation on a Boolean algebra of two elements (labeled “true” and “false”) whose result is the negation of a given operation; for example, NAND is complementary to the AND function.
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They have a very nice base of business customers, and it's a very complementary operation to what we are trying to achieve in our business banking development,'' said Richard Fink, chief credit officer of GlenFed.
Example: Company A, a large manufacturing operation with four equal, unrelated shareholders ($1, $2, $3 and $4), acquired all of the stock of company B, a complementary operation, in a bargain purchase consummated in 1988.
Since launch, the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation has grown to include a complementary operation in the UK, and the StandUp product line has expanded to more than 150 products that shipped to 53 countries.
Since then Link has bolted-on Showpla, a complementary operation located in Walsall to increase its presence in its core plastics markets and is also tracking other opportunities to build up the group through further acquisitions.
Who: Tim Frost, principal technologist, Symmetricom What: Complementary Operation of Satellite and Network Time Distribution When: Wednesday, November 7, 2012, 1:25 pm
This is a geographically complementary operation that will benefit our customers throughout the state of California.
Additionally, Canon features complementary operation with both Windows XP and Macintosh OS X operating systems, which, using a IEEE 1394 cable, allows people to easily connect and download their video and photos onto a computer for viewing or editing.
Additionally, Canon features complementary operation with both Windows XP and Macintosh OS X operating systems, which, a using IEEE 1394 cable, allows people to easily connect and download their home movies onto a PC for viewing or editing.
This complementary operation will serve to augment Stemedica's San Diego-based manufacturing facility which is licensed for clinical grade stem cell production.
This transaction fits perfectly with the company's growth strategy, not only for the size and quality of the assets but also because of its privileged location, the potential and its complementary operation with our current assets," affirms Cementos Argos CEO Jorge Mario Velasquez.
Salads To Go provides a very complementary operation to Soleco UK, whose Florette brand is well established.
Salads To Go also provides a very complementary operation to the Solco UK business, whose Florette brand is well-established and trusted in all major retailers.
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