Definition of Detail file
1. Noun. (computer science) a computer file containing relatively transient data about a particular data processing task.
Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Generic synonyms: Computer File
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Literary usage of Detail file
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1. Texas Medicaid in Perspectiveby Anne Dunkelberg by Anne Dunkelberg (1995)
"MEDICAL detail file. (MED detail file) - A computer file created monthly by merging the claim payment details from the various Medicaid claims processing ..."
2. Database Management Systems in Engineering by Katherine Morris (1994)
"The remainder of this section discusses file organization techniques in greater detail. File organizations utilize access methods to retrieve data. ..."
3. How to Run a Wholesale Business at a Profit by Shaw (A. W.) company, A.W. Shaw Company (1918)
"... on a wall board in one concern make it possible to tell at a glance what salesmen's samples are made and every relative detail. FILE RECORD DATE . if- I ..."