Meaning of SEQUENTIAL in English

SEQUENTIAL

adjective

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■ NOUN

approach

The adoption of a sequential approach to assessing the development potential of sites and the redevelopment potential of existing buildings.

file

It is equally true that they are not as suitable for a truly mixed sequential-direct application as indexed sequential files .

The former will tend to require an indexed sequential file on a direct access device.

The file designer will find it worthwhile to examine every direct processing application of an indexed sequential file critically.

This will mean that the data requires more direct access storage space than a sequential file .

A sequential data file that is indexed is called an indexed sequential file.

If this applies, small indexed sequential files bear a heavy burden compared with larger files.

However, there is more housekeeping activity in handling an indexed sequential file than the corresponding sequentially organized file.

Fig. 5.7 Index sequential files - overflow block Random access offers another way of organising data on disk for quick access.

processing

The sequential processing requires special measures in order to integrate the activities involved.

Thus index sequential files, even when processed by key, do not eliminate sequential processing , but limit it to one block.

The project must have attributes which allow sequential processing .

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a sequential arrangement

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A sequential data file that is indexed is called an indexed sequential file.

Although it may seem strange to simulate a parallel process on a sequential machine, there have been many benefits.

By this, presumably, was meant the isolation of single figures in sequential positions like a Muybridge series in three dimensions.

Life on this turbulent, complex planet is no longer linear and sequential , one thing logically leading to another.

The file designer will find it worthwhile to examine every direct processing application of an indexed sequential file critically.

The former will tend to require an indexed sequential file on a direct access device.

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