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flat′-file′


adj.
of or pertaining to a database system in which each database consists of a single file not linked to any other file.
[1980]
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According to him, the shortlisted candidates are to appear in their white T-shirts, white shorts and their original credentials put in office flat-file with two passport photographs.
* The ability to pull documents from multiple document management system sources as well as flat-file systems, such as a shared drive
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager's embedded database architecture offers other advantages when compared to the traditional flat-file oriented storage products.
Both are aimed at allowing data used to drive document composition processes to be transformed and outputted in XML, with the Data Parser product providing non-invasive parsing of flat-file data streams while XML Generator creates XML output using an XML document object model tree approach.
The programs fall into two general categories: flat-file and relational.
She traded work with twenty-three participants in LFL's extensive archive of flat-files, incorporating their work into her records on the day of the trade.