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Cable

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Cache

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Cal by reference / value

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Camouflage

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Capacity

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CASE

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CCD - array

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CCD - linear

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Censorship

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Channel

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Chatterbots

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Circuit switching

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Classification of viruses

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Client

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Client-server networks

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Clipping

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Clock speed

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CLUT

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Codec

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Cognitive ability

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Colour depth

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Combinatorial explosion

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Compatibility

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Compilers

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Complex manual trace

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Complex queries

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Compressed bitmap

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Computer Misuse Act

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Computer vision - edge detection

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Computer vision - image inspection

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Computer vision - signal processing

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Concatenation

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Container

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Control lines reset

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Control lines - read, write and timing functions

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Control unit

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Copyright Designs and Patents Act

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Corrective maintenance

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Cost

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Counting occurrences

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CRC

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CSMA / CD network performance

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Current trends in computer hardware

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Client

The person or group that initiates the development process by specifying a problem .

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Compiler

A program that translates a complete high level language program into an independent machine code program.

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Concatenation

Joining of Visual Basic string variables to make longer strings using the ’&’ operator.

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Corrective maintenance

Correction of previously undetected errors during development that is now apparent after installation of the software on the client site.

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COTS

Commercial Off The Shelf software.
An alternative software development system that allows programmers to purchase ready-made software.
Can be an expensive option.