Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.


1. Composed or appearing to be composed of granules or grains: granular sugar; granular snow.
a. Having a high level of detail, as in a set of data: a more granular report that shows daily rather than weekly sales figures.
b. Consisting of multiple diverse or discrete elements: granular income streams from a variety of tenants.
3. Biology Containing granules: granular cells.

gran′u·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
gran′u·lar·ly adv.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
FlexApp provides more than a dozen criteria for application assignment, thus offering the ability to very granularly select which users and/or devices should be provided with which applications under which circumstances.
Career Advancement Courses offer established professionals the option to focus granularly in areas of specialization that differentiate them in the marketplace and increase their value to current and prospective employers.
With the ability to capture more information through automation, contact centers are able to granularly route callers to specific agent skillsets, provide detailed context about a caller's intents, and identify and authenticate callers.
Looking at things granularly, of America's 35 largest cities, 28 have Democratic mayors.
Ontrack PowerControls for SQL gives DBAs the ability to granularly restore SQL tables in seconds, not hours, without having to restore the entire database or use SQL to read the backups.
can see high-level dashboards about plant operations, plant managers can monitor the process with an hourly-view, and plant-floor supervisors can drill down even more granularly.
Whether it's rolling back a database table or granularly recovering a VM instance, recovery is easily handled even if the operator has no relevant application expertise.
Sora can create an Embassy for each and every vendor, and granularly control what each can or cannot access.
2 empowers IT administrators to granularly rebuild these externalized databases and shredded SharePoint files during the restore process.
It also includes application integration, where the same level of protection and recovery capabilities for critical applications must be provided; delivering recovery points, where it is necessary to be able to recover data to a few hours agao, in order to minimise data loss and its impact to the organisation; and ensuring restore granularity, where an integrated approach to restore data granularly at the volume, file or application object level much be possible.
Furthermore, Kenshoo Social DDC supports all Facebook audience targeting options, such as Partner Categories, Lookalike Audiences and Custom Audience exclusion, enabling advertisers to granularly define and target new prospects as well as existing customers.