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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.

di·men·sion

(di-men'shŭn)
Scope, size, magnitude; denoting, in the plural, linear measurements of length, width, and height.
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Multiple share dimension tables where viewed as a collection of stars, called galaxy schema or fact tables' fact constellation (Fig 8)
Profit statement analysis star schema mainly includes: fact table of profit statement (including accounting time, profit and loss index code, accrual, accumulated accrual, changes, change ratio, etc.), dimension table of profit statement (including index code, index name, etc.), dimension table of time.
Therefore, it's useful to create a dimension table that contains ranged values of critical recency, frequency and sales measures.
Star schema uses star join operation between fact table and dependent dimension tables. Star join is efficient and performances are good, if the index is correctly defined.
* Each dimension table has a "current row flag" regardless of whether the slowly changing dimension approach is Type 1 or Type 2 currently.
The results presented in Table 2 show that the incorporation of residues in the calculation of scores provided an improvement to the dimension tables in the sense that the coordinates had higher correlation to data grouped hierarchically considering the average linkage method.

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