gross index

gross index

[¦grōs ′in‚deks]
(computer science)
The first of two indexes consulted to gain access to a record.
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To receive meal vouchers, agents must have their administrative residence outside Digne-les-Bains and have a lower gross index to 548.
This annual survey served as a gross index of local muskox numbers.
The form provides a gross index of student reaction in addition to an opportunity for specific suggestions and comments.
It includes the gross index subject to pension deductions (except in the case where only the death benefit is purchased).