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Word: query

Definition: inquiry; question; V.


Sentences Containing 'query'

A media query consists of a "media type" and one or more expressions, involving "media features", which resolve to either true or false.
ActiveJDBC does not have a query language.
After running, the query creates a file in Portable Game Notation (PGN) format that contains all the games or positions matching the query criteria.
Aggregates are used in dimensional models of the data warehouse to produce dramatic positive effects on the time it takes to query large sets of data.
And the Election Issue Tracker, a pre-RSS newspaper query machine employed in the Netherlands to understand whether media aided the rise of populism.
At the simplest form an aggregate is a simple summary table that can be derived by performing a "Group by" SQL query.
Because the target function is approximated locally for each query to the system, lazy learning systems can simultaneously solve multiple problems and deal successfully with changes in the problem domain.
Bing News also allow users to type in a search term to browse through an archive of news articles that are relevant to the search query.
Chess Query Language (CQL) is a structured query language which is designed to allow chess players and researchers to search for games, positions, problems, and studies in a quick and relatively easy manner.
Google Webmaster Tool shows traffic for each keyword separately; it gives more information about website performance according to Google search query.
He has made seminal contributions to many areas of database systems, such as ad-hoc sensor networks, adaptive query processing, approximate query processing and online aggregation, declarative networking, and data stream processing.
If the subscriber is unknown to the MSCs VLR, it will query the HLR to obtain the subscriber's profile and save it for a set length of time in its VLR.
In 2010 the artist Alexander Stoddart rebuffed a query about his interest in sculpting a memorial to Bill McLaren: "I do not do sportsmen and I certainly do not do sports commentators.
In fact, because even updated records were visible to the query execution engine and so continued to match the query's criteria, salary records were matching multiple times and each time being given a 10% raise until they were all greater than $25,000.
In such cases, the organizers should first define a set of suggested dates and address a query about suitable dates to potential participants.
In the Azureus application, Vivaldi is used to improve the performance of the distributed hash table that facilitates query matches.
It is the first graphical query language, using visual tables where the user would enter commands, example elements and conditions.
It provides a way for a software user to perform queries without having to know a query language (such as SQL).
It should be noted that use of efficient indexes on both primary and foreign keys can dramatically improve query performance.
Most DW appliances use massively parallel processing (MPP) architectures to provide high query performance and platform scalability.
New tuples can supply explicit values or be derived from a query.
Notice that the snowflake schema query requires many more joins than the star schema version in order to fulfill even a simple query.
On the other hand, the list of links generated with a "link:somewebsite.com" type query are deemed by Google to be "important" links in a controversial way.
Query by Example (QBE) is a database query language for relational databases.
Query by humming (QbH) is a music retrieval system that branches off the original classification systems of title, artist, composer, and genre.
Replying to a fan's query on Twitter, Stockdale confirmed that the album would "be on vinyl with some beautiful artwork".
Rot not only wastes space, but slows query speeds, because a smaller fraction of a rotten index's blocks fit in memory at any one time.
So the reason why aggregates can make such a dramatic increase in the performance of the data warehouse is the reduction of the number of rows to be accessed when responding to a query.
So then, provided it seems good to you, Master Nicholas, I say let this and 'Amadis of Gaul' be remitted the penalty of fire, and as for all the rest, let them perish without further question or query."
SoundHound and Midomi are the only commercially available query by humming services available online at Midomi.com or on the mobile app called SoundHound.
Star schemas should be favored with query tools that largely expose users to the underlying table structures, and in environments where most queries are simpler in nature.
The aggregate navigation essentially examines the query to see if it can be answered using a smaller, aggregate table.
The best way to choose this subset and decide which aggregations to build is to monitor queries and design aggregations to match query patterns.
The expectation was that the query would iterate over each of the employee records with a salary less than $25,000 precisely once.
The FDA publishes select 483s on their website at this location: Some third parties query the FDA and publish a listing of Form FDA 483s issued since 2000.
The list of inbound links on Google Webmaster Tools is generally much larger than the list of inbound links that can be discovered using the "link:somewebsite.com" search query on Google itself.
The primary disadvantage of the snowflake schema is that the additional levels of attribute normalization adds complexity to source query joins, when compared to the star schema.
The result of the query is true if the media type specified in the media query matches the type of device the document is being displayed on and all expressions in the media query are true.
The system involves taking a user-hummed melody (input query) and comparing it to an existing database.
The system then returns a ranked list of music closest to the input query.
They sent the question to the organisation's lawyers to attempt to resolve the query.
They then went on to answer the query with, "No.
This distribution allows DW appliances to resolve a relational query by scanning data on each server in parallel.
This is necessary because if multiple tags respond simultaneously to a query, they will jam each other.
This issue is also the debut of his two assistants, Query and Echo, in the DCAU continuity.
This last query counts as the first "mechanism" towards the limit (10).
This query would run successfully, with no errors, but when finished all the employees in the database earned at least $25,000, because it kept giving them a raise until they reached that level.
To make this extra complexity transparent to the user, functionality known as aggregate navigation is used to query the dimensional and fact tables with the correct grain level.
When a media query is true, the corresponding style sheet or style rules are applied, following the normal cascading rules.
When searching the index, the query processor simply reverses the search target before looking it up.

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