number crunching

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performing complex and lengthy numerical calculations

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15 ( ANI ): Filing for taxes, as crucial as it is, involves a lot of number crunching. It is a cumbersome process.
That day has finally arrived and now professionals have a high-quality wireless keypad to enhance their number crunching workflows.
I really like the small boxes scattered throughout the book which are colour coded and have themes covering 'Don't forget', 'Number crunching', 'Amazing' and 'Who's who'.
Although we are still doing the number crunching, it looks like we've beaten the 70,000 who took past last year to strengthen communities and share their skills and passions to benefit others.
Vaughan-Owen told the jury there was equity in a property and the predicted bonus "that was number crunching by the staff".
Cloud computing, which allows remote data storage and access to information from multiple locations, is a combination of technologies that allow individuals and companies to do everything from word processing to number crunching from anywhere a user can connect to the internet.
Mixing tales of his expeditions with a hefty dose of environmental and sociological number crunching, Smith, a geography professor, concludes that while much of the world sweats and struggles, the northernmost reaches of the planet--Canada, Scandinavia, Russia, and parts of the United States--will thrive due to their warming climates, longer growing seasons, and fossil-fuel stores.
"With their knack for number crunching, economists have helped develop and analyze extensive data on student performance generated by No Child Left Behind.
This number crunching will not go down well with people who see crime almost daily.
NUMBER CRUNCHING: Andrew Mault aims to launch a franchise network
Ayres went on to discuss a number crunching research project he co-authored on Lojack, a hidden radio transmitter device used for retrieving stolen vehicles.
A fine and intriguing read, far more than number crunching with calories on the road to weight loss, "The Thought Diet" is a must for anyone who has tried everything and failed to lose weight.
There's more to health then number crunching calories.
His number crunching of pages-per-paper and a goal of 50/50 advertising-to-news ratio is shaking up the industry.
I liked the cross section of relationship-building and number crunching, and I have been in commercial property management ever since."