granularity

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granularity

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granularity

An informatics term for the size of a data unit in relation to the pool of data. Structuring "privileges" in electronic systems are said to be highly granular when each of many roles can differ in their capacity to act on electronic records.
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Photo: Fresh mayonnaise is final touch on salad of apple, celery, walnuts, and chicken tartly flavored by Dijon and coarse-grain mustards
The architecture is based on IMEC's novel processor architecture template, which combines VLIW (very-long instruction word) processors and coarse-grain reconfigurable hardware.
Tenders are invited for Appointment of a consultant for providing domestic/global prices of food grains, coarse-grains, sugar, edible oils etc.