auxiliary operation

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Noun1.auxiliary operation - a operation performed by off-line equipment not under the control of the central processing unit
operation - (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction); "it can perform millions of operations per second"
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A detailed description is contained in the information document for rest stop and auxiliary operation with key points on the subject matter of the service and with procedural notes (v 03).
Thiele is speaking primarily about material handling, but his comments are true for every stage of auxiliary operation, from resin selection and conveying to drying, blending and reclaim.
Auxiliary operation sources of revenues include housing, food services, and health care fees.
Auxiliary operation is provided through Kobelco's Independent Total Control System (ITCS), which uses hydraulic controls for smooth, precise response of the boom, arm, bucket and swing.
On pieces of paper found on one of the men washed up in Fukui Prefecture last month were scribbled messages saying, ''Our boat belongs to an auxiliary operation of the North Korean military'' and ''We began drifting at sea due to engine trouble.
Tenders are invited for Support Services for Auxiliary operation at PHBPL, Paradip
As an auxiliary operation, the University Union seeks revenue to offset the cost of operations.
The technology and equipment used mainly are include: CNC turret, CNC turret, CNC dividing head, using the digital information to achieve high efficiency machining of work piece and cutting tool relative motion path, machining process parameters and various auxiliary operation steps of automatic control.

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