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query

A term used in the context of a clinical trial, for a request for clarification from a sponsor or sponsor's representative to an investigator on a data item collected for a clinical trial, to resolve an error or inconsistency discovered during data review.
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Collaborative querying is a promising approach to information retrieval that helps users formulate queries by harnessing the collective knowledge of other searchers.
This is accomplished by creating a simple interfacing layer between the index manager and the plug-in's own indexing and querying implementations.
EIP applications built with Perspecta enable end-users to make better-informed decisions faster by supporting multi-perspective querying and by guiding end-users step-by-step through the query process.
0 features include: CMS Service, free bi-directional synchronization with Outlook, a new Microsoft look and feel user interface, smart querying, improved enterprise and contact drill down analysis, on-the-fly query save, enhancements to CMS Reporting, and many new additional components that are internet enabled.
XQL is a query language for XML document data that lets you search and retrieve information from a document in much the same way as querying a database.
today announced that the companies are collaborating on the development of XML technology for data-driven Web applications, including sophisticated new technology for querying XML documents.