Meaning of UPDATE in English

UPDATE

I. verb

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

an updated version

an updated version of the 'Best Pub' guide

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADVERB

automatically

All ledgers are kept on one database, and are automatically updated when new information is added.

If the object is linked, changes in the original will be automatically updated in the object.

The pointer is automatically updated following a read or write operation.

Automatically updates the administrative information which registers approval.

To compensate for the design change in the application, Implementor records and automatically updates each part of the application affected.

In many cases the program will automatically update the config.sys, generally after asking if this is okay.

constantly

This display is updated constantly so that the information shown on the screen is as accurate as possible.

The links aren't constantly updated but can be set to update whenever you load the document again.

The list of games on offer is constantly updated , and none are ever refused.

continually

It continually updates so that you can see the exact amount of bytes free along with a graphical representation of the percentage free.

Learn the Net is continually updated and tastefully devoid of commercial content.

We are constantly aware of changing market conditions and the need to continually update our marketing plans.

As a result, the databases of prohibited sites in these filtering programs must be continually updated .

Fire security measures are continually updated and improved so that the chance of fire has been even further reduced.

Consequently, the managers have to develop and continually update agendas for the work unit.

Sabraxis was a stern mistress, but she was very imaginative and continually updated the traditional pieces.

A: To get the most reliable information, consult a travel agent who has access to continually updated fare information.

regularly

The chauffeur said that everyone at the hospital was regularly updated on any changes to the hospital's corporate goals.

On-going maintenance is provided and files are updated regularly .

The Index will be updated regularly and we really do need to know who to send the updates to.

They will give you a copy of the plan, which will then be updated regularly .

And they keep the cardinal rule, which is to update regularly .

■ NOUN

data

A considerable amount of work was involved in both setting up and updating the data base.

Abstract searching and updating of the data bases are done centrally and then disseminated to the centers.

Average ages and lengths of service could be updated progressively by accessing data from new payroll runs.

database

In the later stages, the initial database would be expanded and updated .

The penalty paid for this is increased complexity when setting up the pointers and accessing and updating the database .

file

The File Revision Number and check sum will also be updated .

You must update the file first before trying to enter it.

At this point the number of steaks, chops and other meat ingredients are updated on the stock file .

information

The two claim it will allow developers to reverse- and forward-engineer C code without having to manually update information in each environment.

And sometimes they send e-mail messages to Walsh and Pulver, updating the information on the size of their share-holdings.

Given this new information , both the syntax and semantic processors can update their information accordingly.

A: To get the most reliable information , consult a travel agent who has access to continually updated fare information.

All ledgers are kept on one database, and are automatically updated when new information is added.

This display is updated constantly so that the information shown on the screen is as accurate as possible.

You also decide how frequently you want to update the information .

knowledge

In common with many ENs I constantly attempted to update my knowledge and improve my practice.

You may be an experienced manager seeking to update your knowledge through formal training.

Some are designed to update existing qualifications and knowledge , so assume previous knowledge of the subject.

The HMIs' severest criticisms are about lack of staff development and opportunities for updating of knowledge .

product

Though Apple had serially assigned several programmers to update the heralded product , the revisions were late and not particularly innovative.

record

Harry noted wryly that the file hadn't been updated to include any record of his town hall speech.

The justices could postpone weighing the merits of the case, remanding it for trial-court updating of the factual record .

site

Probably the best lure is to update the site regularly with information, games, quizzes or whatever hook you choose.

He decided to update the Web site .

The class Henry skipped last Monday when he decided to update his Web site was on international business.

skill

Learning must become a lifetime opportunity, with new chances to update skills at work.

You have to get it for yourself, by updating your skills constantly and staying alert to new opportunities.

Enable occupational health staff to obtain and update their counselling skills .

software

They post troubleshooting tips, bug lists and even updated software components.

status

When he got to Hawaii he would supply the Coastguard Communications Centre with a complete update on our status .

system

The information system is updated by a monthly pack which is sent to all bureaux.

Electrical systems had to be updated to install all the new equipment, which also includes a couple of freezers.

You could create an ongoing system by continually updating the network and removing old data.

user

Use option 7.2.2 - Update User , to update the user's details and the user's privileges.

Each machine is subsequently updated when a user logs on.

If you wish to update user roles then you must have Project Administrator privilege.

■ VERB

need

For example, in the five months between the last edition of this book's List and almost100 sites needed updating .

San Francisco also is scrambling to find out which of its computer programs will need to be updated .

He more than anyone appreciated that if the monarchy was to survive, it needed to be updated .

Take courses or develop skills you might need , and stay updated on industry news.

An average of 90 items need updating each month.

However, no equipment will last for ever and it started to become obvious that I would need to update before too long.

And Windows 3. 1 needed updating in the worst way.

require

That estimate, made in February 1972, requires serious updating .

What is perhaps most interesting is the extent to which the book requires no update .

try

The option is trying to update the header format version to the latest header format.

In the meantime, Darden also is trying to update its two mature chains.

The New Democrat agenda of his 1992 campaign tried to update liberalism by pursuing new means to advance traditional Democratic goals.

wish

USER-INPUT is an input parameter specifying the module name and information you wish to update .

Or, if you wish to update a package, you should use option 1.3.4 - Edit Package Contents.

If you wish to update user roles then you must have Project Administrator privilege.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Nursing staff were sent on training courses to update their skills.

The award-winning film updates a Tolstoy tale about Russian soldiers.

The immigration information booklet is updated yearly.

The school has just updated all its computer equipment.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

And Windows 3. 1 needed updating in the worst way.

Let me update you on my social security saga.

The diagrams are updated periodically during the course of the simulation.

This Plan has updated the local contribution and suggests a new target reduction of 880 casualties.

II. noun

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■ ADJECTIVE

regular

Should you try this version and register you will receive regular updates anyway so I believe it is worth a look.

Typically this column provides regular updates on earnings over the most recent 12 month period.

■ VERB

give

This newsletter gives an update on current activities - I hope you will find it useful.

Later that day Jim made some follow-up calls to the regional folks who had given him the sales updates .

The Los Angeles version even gives air-quality updates , something Phoenix could also use.

During the evening, Triangle chairman Mike Kirby gave a brief update on the project.

This note is to give you a quick update - the report still has to go to the Computer Needs Group.

provide

A further meeting to provide an update on preparations will be held at Northallerton on April 14.

Internet and intranet services will provide continuous updates to the world and internally in the convention.

The Health and Safety Bulletin continues to provide legislation updates and information on identified safety concerns.

Typically this column provides regular updates on earnings over the most recent 12 month period.

receive

We hope you all have received your Summer update .

But you can customize that to receive updates less or more frequently.

The current shareware program is version 4.0 and on registration you receive free updates for life.

Should you try this version and register you will receive regular updates anyway so I believe it is worth a look.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Constraints like referential integrity can be placed automatically on new data entered into the system and on updates to existing records.

Grant calls in to get a weather update .

Right, let's have an update on the state of the party as it is now.

She never made mention of her constant realignment of interests in any of her occasional letters, periodic updates of the trivial.

The software allows you to define the network structure and performs the calculations and updates.

The speed of the computation affects the sampling size and speed of updates.

While she was having a good time, she asked for periodic updates on when the girls would get to leave.

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