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function

noun appropriate activity, assignment, business, chore, design, duty, employment, exploitation, mission, munus, occupation, office, officium, purpose, pursuit, responsibility, role, task, usage, use, utility, work
Associated concepts: discretionary function, executive funccion, government function, judicial function, legislative function, political function, quasi-judicial function

function

verb achieve, act, act effectively, answer a purpose, avail, be effective, be in operation, be useful, carry on, carry out, effectuate, execute, have effect, operate, perform, render a service, run, serve, work
See also: activity, agency, appointment, assignment, business, calling, capacity, charge, demean, duty, employment, execute, job, obligation, occupation, operate, operation, part, perform, position, post, province, purpose, pursuit, responsibility, role, specialty, sphere, task, trade, use, utility, work
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Mapping to a language with a finite number of registers may be performed by spilling registers into a tuple and reloading values from this tuple when necessary.
The first step to solving the above mentioned problem is to first consider the 1D case, which means to analyze the case where the tuples that form the set of the images are of dimension 1 (the pixel are represented by one channel value).
In this section, we mainly discover some sufficient conditions for the disk-cyclicity of the tuple [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] on the Hilbert space H.
the set of population) is the output of the super molecule selection phase, the tuple orders and [p.
The data streams formed by RFID data tuples can be classified online.
We are interested in the parameter [theta](F) corresponding to the distribution F of all possible tuples x = ([x.
5 or SVM) works on a table containing many tuples, each of which has a class label, and a value on each attribute in the table.
The Executor was modified to evaluate the new nodes and deliver a set of tuples, according to query.
c] of each equivalent class is obtained and the tuple will be added to the equivalent class with minimum distance.
in which PD is a tuple consisting of some small number of predicate types, FD and SD are sets consisting respectively the formula types and sentence types constructed from the members of [P.
In addition to a kernel, to construct the graph from the input tuple list, there is one additional computational kernel to operate on the graph.
The timestamp t associated with each tuple w and pointer p has been used to maintain the sequence of w tuples in SBuf for subsequent processing by the Data Streams Processor.