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manual

(By hand), adjective by use of the hands, each one, hand-operated, not automated, not automatic, old fashioned, without technology
Associated concepts: manual labor, manual rates

manual

(Guidebook), noun comprehensive book, exxrcise book, guidebook, handbook, how-to book, reference book, standard, step-by-step analysis, text, textbook
Associated concepts: buyer's manual
See also: directory, hornbook, pandect

MANUAL. That which is employed or used by the hand, of which a present profit may be made. Things in the manual occupation of the owner cannot be distrained for rent. Vide Tools.

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The findings of this research suggests that just seven per cent of organisations are taking a completely automated approach to their firewall audits, with 70 per cent either undertaking the process manually or - perhaps worse -not doing anything at all in this regard.
TEPCO released data Monday of the Fukushima plant immediately after the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami crippled the plant's critical cooling systems, with the findings raising the prospect that the cooling system was shut down manually.
But in the case of general candidates, we will have a cut- off to decide which copies will be evaluated manually," professor Sumanyu Satpathy, head of the university's English department said.
commission should recount votes manually in some of the provinces, to
The computers are reported to be functioning again, although a spokesperson for the National Air Traffic Controllers Union told The Associated Press that controllers are still entering flight plans into computers manually in some locations.
The machine housing is split horizontally and can be opened either mechanically, manually or hydraulically, depending on machine size.
With the enhanced NovaNet[TM] instrument manager software, operators can use the StatStrip touchscreen to manually enter virtually any off-line POC test result, such as pregnancy or urinalysis, and use the meter as a POC communication device to transmit the information to the hospital's electronic database.
of Champaign, IL, wanted its Omax 2652 waterjet cutter to autonest to save time that was spent manually creating part nests in CAD and exporting them.
Dispensing beads or dots of any kind of fluid is impossible to control manually and if it isn't automated, the assembly process will invariable be compromised, causing rejects, rework, and the inevitable product degradation.
Patients no longer have to wait for their X-rays to be passed manually from one department to another.
Users can also build a Bill of Materials for each product, either manually or imported from an ERP system.
IT security specialists Global Secure Systems (GSS) have warned Apple Mac users to revisit their IT security software and manually update it, following the arrival of the first serious Trojan Horse for the Apple Mac.

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