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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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The shear strength indexes c and [phi] of coarse-grained soil with the particle size of not less than 60 mm can be measured, as shown in Figure 1.
Coarse-grainedness is just deep metaphysical indeterminacy which is due to the structure of the object under consideration being coarse-grained. But since indeterminacy is so closely associated with supervaluationism (i.e.
Therefore, the improved frost heave experiment apparatus could be used to test the frost-heaving ratio of coarse-grained soils.
Considering the urgent needs of transmission line construction, four groups of model tests were carried out on the belled pier foundations constructed on two-layered soils, coarse-grained saline soil layer above, and conventional coarse soils (CS) layer.
Basri, "A coarse-grained molecular dynamics study of DLPC, DMPC, DPPC, and DSPC mixtures in aqueous solution," Journal of Chemistry, vol.
Figures 1(a) and 1(b) show clearly that the coarse-grained time series were filtered time series.
(14) reported that ultrafine-grained copper exhibited remarkably lower corrosion current in comparison with that in its coarse-grained counterpart.
But the coarse-grained, print-ridden volcanic ash hardened quickly after it fell, probably around 40,000 years ago, Gonzalez and colleagues reported in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., at a meeting in May of the American Geophysical Union.
The conglomerates and coarse-grained sandstones predominate in the section of the Pre-Caspian-Guba region and in the inter-fluve of Kura and Iori.
Designed to satisfy the unique level sensing needs of the bulk solids industry, the Vibracon LVL-B Series is a useful solution for sensing fine or coarse-grained material, such as grain, sugar, animal feed, beans, gypsum, sand, plastic granules, chalk, cereals, rice, detergents, and cement, among others.
Specifically designed to satisfy the level sensing needs of the bulk solids industry, the switches are an ideal solution for sensing fine or coarse-grained material such as grain, sugar, animal feed, beans, chalk, cereals and rice, among others.