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message

Informatics
The basic unit of data transferred between information systems, which is comprised of blocks of information sent in a defined sequence. Each message is identified by a 3-character code under HD7, which defines its purpose—e.g., the Admission, Discharge and Transfer (ADT) message type is used to transmit patient ADT data from one system to another.
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She is the author of the volume, Getting the Message Through: A Branch History of the U.S.
But they said it showed drivers were getting the message on using unsafe vehiclesOfficers budgeted on 1,500 tickets a year handed out to motorists using Cheshire's roads without tax, insurance or MoTs.
AT ONE FORUM, GUERIN AND CONSUMER RIGHTS ATTORNEY JIM TURNER OFFERED SOUND ADVICE ON GETTING THE MESSAGE OUT.
I totally agree with him when he says, "Our big problem is getting the message out." People blindly trust George W.
It just keeps your body from getting the message that you're sleepy.
According to new research from Yorkshire Bank, many people are still not getting the message and continue to stick with inflexible mortgages which no longer suit their lifestyle.
Getting the message out is just as important as the goals themselves."
Social-service providers are clearly getting the message that they have a better shot at a federal grant if they emphasize a religious component.
"You're a wobbly pig on stilts." Rather than getting the message, of course, Little Pig hits on another clever idea while contemplating Zebra's stripes.
COULD it be that Tony Blair is getting the message from the Sunday Mirror and the nation that he has backed the wrong horse by supporting war on Iraq?
The terrific look is due, in part, to the Ferns artists' getting the message embedded in that 1960 Johns & Schwitters show: that modest size and delicate craftsmanship are not necessarily weaknesses in art objects.
As Argentina enters its third year of an economic recession, many firms are getting the message. In spite of budget cutbacks, companies are turning to pay TV because air time is much cheaper than on regular broadcast stations and cable watchers have deeper pockets.