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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On the other hand, Oplan Tokhang is a complementary operation to knock on the houses of drug suspects and encourage them to change for the better.
subsidiary of an Italian company produces energy more efficiently through a complementary operation that relies on solar panels and a new solar thermal operation on the sunniest and hottest days when geothermal production is lower than average, company officials said.
85m The deal forms part of Hargreaves' forward strategy to extend the range of services it can provide to the market place, while enabling diversification within its core business through the addition of this complementary operation.
The business is being managed as a distinct, yet complementary operation within the existing TIAA-CREF real estate organisation.
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.
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.
Contract notice: maintenance and complementary operation of the energy center
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.
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