representation in a governing body on the basis of interests rather than by geographical location.
- Group separator
character (GS) ASCII character 29. (1996-06-28)
- Group speed
noun 1. (physics) the speed at which energy is propagated in a wave. This is the quantity determined when one measures the distance which the radiation travels in a given time. In a medium in which the speed increases with wavelength the group speed is less than the phase speed, and vice versa
- Group-sweeping scheduling
storage, algorithm (GSS) A disk scheduling strategy in which requests are served in cycles, in a round-robin manner. To reduce disk arm movements (“seeking”), the set of streams is divided into groups that are served in fixed order. Streams within a group are served according to “SCAN”. If all clients are assigned to one group, […]
noun 1. the branch of mathematics that deals with the structure of mathematical groups and mappings between them. group theory The branch of mathematics concerned with groups and the description of their properties.