mass conversion

mass conversion

[′mas kən‚vər·zhən]
(computer science)
The transfer of data from one computer system to another, in which all the data is converted in a single operation, rather than in gradual increments.
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The CM was asked to comment over the 20 police reports lodged by Umno Youth and others against Datuk Wilfred Madius Tangau's claim that a senior Sabah official had conducted mass conversion efforts some 38 years ago in Tambunan.
At the time, I was very, very cynical about a mass conversion to the process.
The chapter documents the mass conversion of blacks to the Baha'i community in South Carolina.
Contract awarded for Supply of software for mass conversion and processing of files as part of the project the encryption of academic resources of the kuyavian-pomeranian region for the needs of education and didactics of the whole country under the operational program digital poland
However, mass conversion is a matter of concern for any country including India," he said.
The rise of commercially available high-resolution (600 DPI or more) paper scanners in the late 1990s was a technical trigger for the mass conversion of analog data (paper archives) to digital format.
Fact sheet: the Sun Age (years) 4.5 x [10.sup.9] Mass (kg) 1.9891 x [10.sup.30] Diameter (km) 1.392 x [10.sup.5] Escape velocity (km x [s.sup.-1]) 617.7 Luminosity (watt) 3.846 x [10.sup.25] Mass conversion rate (kg x [s.sup.-1]) 4.3 x [10.sup.9] Absolute visual magnitude + 4.83 Apparent visual magnitude -26.74 Distance from Earth (km) 1.47-1.52 x [10.sup.8] Core pressure (atmosphere) 2.452 x [10.sup.11] Core temperature ([degrees]C) 1 .571 x [10.sup.7] Rotation period at equator (days) 26.8 Rotation period at poles (days) 36 Composition (% H, He) 92.1, 7.8 Caption: Figure 1.
To escape the persecution around 10,000 untouchables converted to Buddhism in October2003 at a mass conversion rally in Ahmedabad.
The focus is on two important aspects of mass-conversion movement in Sialkot District: first, the missionaries changed their pattern of interaction with the local community and focused on the lower segments of the society, second, the socio-economic marginality of Chuhra community pushed them towards mass conversion, and a new religious identity.
For its part, Union Bank seeks to build on the momentum gained by the Ureka Forum, its social responsibility project which is now the country's biggest e-commerce mass conversion program that has so far brought 1,500 MSMEs into the digital space.
His predictions are widely discussed, as he predicted that a war between Turkey and Russia would lead to Turkey's demise and the mass conversion ofTurks to Orthodox Christianity.