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Spreadsheet

A computer program that organizes numerical data into rows and columns in order to calculate and make adjustments based on new data.

Spreadsheet

A sheet or computer program organized into rows and columns for easy comparison of information. For example, there may be two columns representing two different fiscal years and several rows representing different financial variables (such as revenue, profit, and so forth). A balance sheet is a very common example of a spreadsheet.

spreadsheet

A worksheet on which financial data are laid out in rows and columns for comparative purposes. For example, a financial analyst might use a spreadsheet to determine how a firm's sales and profit margins have varied throughout a period of quarters or years.

spreadsheet

a COMPUTER software program package which enables data to be analysed in columns and rows. Spreadsheets are widely used for financial analysis.
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John Davies, who chaired an Independent Advisory Group that looked at how the planning system should change, added:
Mr Melding said the planning system had a key role to play in Wales' economic future.
The introduction of an external planning system should be avoided in favor of reforming the existing systems that are increasingly becoming NATO-focused.
Reports that say that the planning system doesn't have a major effect may provide some comfort to Government, but not for those in the business community who have to make business decisions based on obtaining planning approval.
The planning system is fully integrated with the department s radiotherapy equipment.
For the private sector to drive economic recovery in the wake of a shrinking public sector, Wales must be an attractive place to build a business and create jobs and, like all policies, our members feel the planning system must be measured against its capacity to deliver private sector growth.
I stressed to the new minister that early action is needed to ensure the devolved planning system is fit for purpose.
By integrating disparate components and systems, the Joint Mission Planning System environment will improve the survivability and weapons effectiveness of the F-16 for years to come," said John Mengucci, vice president and general manager of Department of Defense Systems for Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems & Solutions.
PlanPlus for Windows is a stand-alone electronic planning system for desktop, notebook, Tablet PC or Ultra Mobile PC users who are looking for an alternative to Microsoft Office Outlook.
ENVIRONMENT Minister John Griffiths is looking at reforms to the planning system to support economic development in Wales.
The immediate value of these planning systems is unquestioned; however, long-term, continuous improvement requires extending the planning system knowledge to the actual service delivery process.
LOUIS, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A flight test of a McDonnell Douglas-produced Tomahawk cruise missile flying a mission with the Afloat Planning System (APS) was successfully conducted by the U.

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