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file

 [fīl]
a collection of records, which may constitute a database or be a component of one.
digital file a patient record or part of a record that has been converted to a format that can be transmitted or viewed on a computer.

file

(fīl),
A tool for smoothing, grinding, or cutting.

file

noun A basic unit of storage on a computer; a collection of data which can be stored, accessed and transferred as a single unit. A file may contain text, calculations, graphics or software routines.
 
verb To store information.

file

Informatics noun A basic unit of storage on a computer; a collection of data that can be stored, accessed, and transferred as a single unit; a file may contain text, calculations, graphics, or software routines. See Client-user options file, Corrupted file, RSV file verb To store information.

file

(fīl)
Dental instrument used to crush large calculus deposits and to smooth, grind, and cut. Its working-end has several cutting edges.
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ServerProtect for Network Appliance filers provides a comprehensive antivirus solution for Network Appliance storage devices.
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The proposed amendments would also modify the procedures by which accelerated filers can exit accelerated filer status.
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* the filer acted in a responsible manner, both before and after the failure occurred;
Banks will now be lawfully bound to share all the details of filers and non-filers who earn heavy returns on credits with the Federal Board of Revenue.
LAHORE -- In order to keep a check on the income and assets of the government employees the government has made it compulsory for all the government employees to get themselves registered as tax filers by August 2 as 80 per cent of them are non-filers, Pakistan Today has learnt.
It said, as such there is no term or keyword as "Stop Filers" in our parlance and we maintain data of only "Dropped Filers", which is defined as a person who was earlier in the filer base but has not filed return in any of the last three financial year.
Comparing the advantages and disadvantages of being tax filer and non-filer, source in FBR said that immediately after filing income tax returns, the name of the filer would be enlisted among the active taxpayers.
Lauren Filer, a 27-year-old sales assistant from Annan, suffered multiple injuries in the two-vehicle crash just before 2pm on February 19 last year.