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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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Analysis for Radiopharmaceuticals by Segment - Diagnostic
The Japanese will not be able to make significant inroads into the pickup segment immediately or even over a few years, for reasons of consumer mentality but also because they do not have a platform or engine to build three-quarter and one-ton pickups, so they are not able to serve that subsegment at all.
The team has already sequenced segments of 500 bases, he says.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) provides considerable data relevant to this market segment.
The dimensions of these hard segment crystals scatter light, creating a cloudy material.
Some smaller/independent tissue producers are beginning to move into the premium branded product segment and are introducing private label brands with excellent quality.
The Pulec method involves tracing the greater superficial petrosal nerve to the geniculate ganglion and then exposing the labyrinthine segment of the facial nerve and the internal acoustic canal.
The full-length S genome segment of these strains has been sequenced and analyzed (13).
Segments are at different phases of development ranging from introduction (real-time data conferencing) to decline (standalone service provider email).
The City Hall/Insurance segment recorded 63,000 square feet of leasing activity and 30,000 square feet of positive absorption in August.
Other revisions to the segment reporting standard include
Some bases can also be used to segment the rehabilitation market.