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delimiter

[də′lim·əd·ər]
(computer science)
A character that separates items of data.

delimiter

(character)
A character or string used to separate, or mark the start and end of, items of data in, e.g., a database, source code, or text file.

See also: record.

delimiter

A character or combination of characters used to separate one item or set of data from another. For example, in comma separated records, a comma is used to separate each field of data (see CSV).
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Even though the procedure defines the delimiter to be optional (Optional psDeli As String = "-") and defaults to a dash, which is what we want, query expressions must still include the parameter.
Open that file in Excel, and choose "delimited text" and the quotation character as the delimiter.
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Toute la procedure de cession s'accomplit d'une maniere unilaterale et executee par le service technique qui s'en va delimiter, a l'emporte piece, la portion cedee.
CAN Frame Structure Field name Length (bits) Start-of-frame 1 Identifier A 11 Substitute remote request (SRR) 1 Identifier extension bit (IDE) 1 Identifier B 18 Remote transmission request (RTR) 1 Reserved bits (r0, r1) 2 Data length code (DLC) 4 Data field 0-64 CRC 15 CRC delimiter 1 ACK slot 1 ACK delimiter 1 End-of-frame (EOF) 7
Des contacts sont, egalement en cours pour assurer les meilleures conditions de retour aux touristes Russes qui poursuivent actuellement leur sejour en Tunisie, indique le communique du ministere du tourisme qui ajoute qu'une enquete a ete ouverte afin de delimiter les responsabilites avant de proceder a la stricte application de la reglementation en vigueur.
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Ainsi, on peut delimiter une circonscription en regroupant plusieurs petites collectivites entourant une ville.
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21 January 2011 - Swedish telecoms equipment major Ericsson AB (STO: ERIC B) may win an AUD473m mobile network expansion deal from Australian operator Telstra Corp Ltd (ASX: TLS), sector news source Delimiter reported today.
Wishing to avoid having a great number of equivalent classes and apprehending the possibility of this situation we made it a point to use systems that are not case-sensitive, not delimiter sensitive and allow the name space for their classes and properties.
During this operation activities or states shift to accomplishment reading through insertion of a delimiter which determines the endpoint (or culmination; as of Dowty 1979: culmination-of-the-e-marker) of an accomplishment.