Definitions for "Extent"
Set of logical blocks having addressing numbers that form a continuous ascending sequence.
Second level of logical database storage. An extent is a specific number of contiguous data blocks allocated for storing a specific type of information. See Also: data block, segment
Contiguous area of disk space allocated to a file. A file might have zero or more extents.
Survey and valuation of property, made by its lord or by the royal government. (Frame, Robin. Colonial Ireland, 1169-1369, 144) Document enumerating lands, services, and rents of a manor. (Gies, Frances and Joseph. Life in a Medieval Village, 244) The formal recitation and valuation of the various lands of a manor, and also of the services, rents, profits, etc. of the same. (Bennett, H.S. Life on the English Manor: A Study of Peasant Conditions, 1150-1400, 337)
A manorial survey that has a valuation attached to every property (usually dating from 13-14 century).
a description of the estimate of the area and value of a manor, including a list of the tenants, with their holdings, rents and services compiled on the testimony of a sworn jury of the inhabitants of the manor
IBMspeak for a continuous space on a DASD volume occupied by a dataset or part of a dataset.
The visible, rectangular portion of a workspace. Also, the visible, rectangular region within which G2 displays an item's representation.
Defines a rectangular portion of the graphics to be displayed.
A rectangle that describes the outermost edges of a widget.
The geographical area a map covers. The extent of most USGS maps is defined by a uniform grid based on latitude and longitude.
A rectangle bounding a map, the size of which is determined by the minimum and maximum map coordinates.
the point or degree to which something extends; "the extent of the damage"; "the full extent of the law"; "to a certain extent she was right"
the distance or area or volume over which something extends; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"
A sequential set of sectors in which a file or portion of a file is recorded.
A sequential group of sectors where a file (or part of a file) is recorded.
A peculiar species of execution upon debts due to the crown, under which the lands and goods of the debtor may be seized to secure payment.
A process of execution by which the lands and goods of a debtor are valued and delivered to the creditor.
the amount, in terms of area, of the colon and/or rectum involved in ulcerative colitis.
Total time, space, or variable values span covered by the observation set.
(1.) A continuous space on disk or diskette that is occupied by or reserved for a particular data set, data space, or file.
Keywords:  dimension, array, element, size, number
The number of element s in one dimension of an array.
(n.) the size of one dimension of an array.
Keywords:  restart, exit, handler, tag, interval
the interval of time during which a reference to an object binding, an exit point tag handler restart, or an environment is defined.
a region of text and a "face" is a collection of textual attributes, such as fonts and colors
A control or window's position and size.
Size of a unit of description within a collection.
describes the approximate size of the electronic text as stored on some carrier medium, specified in any convenient units.
Keywords:  offset, disc, starting, address
a starting address on the disc and an offset from that address
Keywords:  proportion, degree, measure
Degree; measure; proportion.
Keywords:  segment, part
a part of a segment
Keywords:  collection, type
a collection of the same type