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di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn),
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.

dimension

a measure of the width, length, or height of a space, usually described in units of a linear scale.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.
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Four views regarding the design of a data warehouse and they are top-down view allows selection of the relevant information necessary for the data warehouse, data source view exposes the information being captured, stored, and managed by operational systems, data warehouse view take care of consists of fact tables and dimension tables, business query view sees the perspectives of data in the warehouse from the view of end-user.
dimension table of profit statement (including index code, index name, etc.
Star schema uses star join operation between fact table and dependent dimension tables.
The data warehouse included two fact tables (daily forecasts and daily sales) and five dimension tables (customer, period, product, promotion and store).
During execution, type II, slowly changing dimension tables were created, and data was cleansed, transformed and processed as it would be in a typical customer data mart.
Unlike fact tables, dimension tables are usually wide (have many columns) but don't have many rows.

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