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.
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.