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Business Segment

A division or subset of a business' operations, especially in large corporations. For a division to be considered a segment, it must directly earn revenue for the company. For example, a heavily diversified corporation may have one segment dedicated to telecommunications, another to manufacturing, and a third to energy. It is also known simply as a segment. Internally, each segment's expenses and revenues are accounted for separately.

segment

An identifiable part of a business organization. For example, a large corporation might have a number of segments including industrial, aerospace, and leisure products. Also called business segment.
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Using the USDA definition, the study evaluated the size of this market segment today as well as its growth trends and geographical hot spots.
Twelve overlapping M segment PCR products were amplified and sequenced in both directions, covering a continuous region of the whole M RNA segment of two CCHFV isolates, BA66019 and BA8402; the M RNA sequences were submitted to GenBank and assigned accession numbers AF350448 and 350449, respectively.
Leasing activity in the segment totaled 62,100 square feet, about equal to the first quarter of 1998.
The other most commonly varied parameter is the hard segment/soft segment ratio.
Market participants include well-established life science supply companies, medium-sized companies that focus exclusively on market segments, and small, niche companies.
The Fairfield East segment was one of the strongest submarkets in the county in 1998, with approximately 1.
The IASC approach to segment reporting differs,in several important respects from a joint U.
These results indicate that the presence of hydrophilic PEO segments has much improved the thromboresistance of segmented polyurethane and polyurethaneurea.
Customers from these industries no longer rely on analog oscilloscopes thud booting demand for the digital segment of this market.
The Fairfield East segment enjoyed a solid third quarter, with 203,205 square feet of space absorbed, the largest of any market segment in the county.
Disclosure might be necessary for export sales shipped outside the geographic segment.