actual+performance

  • 1 Performance measurement — with a process is the complement to process execution. Based on measured performance, the feedback control loop may be closed. The metrics to assess performance is set according to a determined econometric model. The expected best result is… …

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  • 2 actual — Ⅰ. actual UK US /ˈæktʃuəl/ adjective [only before noun] ► true or exact: actual amount/cost/figure »Residents are paying electricity prices that are double the actual cost of generating electricity. »There is a gap between desired and actual… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 actual */*/*/ — UK [ˈæktʃuəl] / US adjective Get it right: actual: Don t confuse actual with current or present. Actual is not used for referring to things that are happening now or that exist now. Use current or present to express these ideas: Wrong: The actual …

    English dictionary

  • 4 actual — ac|tu|al [ æktʃuəl ] adjective only before noun *** 1. ) used for emphasizing what is really true or exact compared with a general idea: The actual number of people killed is not yet known. We don t know her actual date of birth. a ) used for… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 5 Actual Grace — • A grace that is given for the performance of salutary acts and is present and disappears with the action itself Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Actual Grace     Actual Grace …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 6 Performance management — is closely connected to Performance measurement. They are sometimes mistaken for each other. In careful usage, Performance Management is the larger domain and includes Performance Measurement as a component.Performance measurement is the process… …

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  • 7 Performance — Per*form ance, n. The act of performing; the carrying into execution or action; execution; achievement; accomplishment; representation by action; as, the performance of an undertaking of a duty. [1913 Webster] Promises are not binding where the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Performance Based Budgeting — Adopting Public Sector’s Performance Based Budgeting to the private sector using the CPM framework. [Philip G. Joyce and Susan Sieg, Using Performance Information for Budgeting: Clarifying the Framework and Investigating Recent State Experience,… …

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  • 9 Actual cubic foot per minute — The cubic foot per minute (CFM) or actual cubic foot per minute (ACFM) is a unit of volumetric capacity commonly used by manufacturers of blowers and compressors. Since the volumetric capacity refers to the volume of air or other gas at the inlet …

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  • 10 Performance-based advertising — With performance based advertising, the advertiser pays only for measurable results. With other forms of advertising they pay regardless of results. Performance based advertising is becoming more common with the spread of electronic media,… …

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  • 11 performance — The fulfillment or accomplishment of a promise, contract, or other obligation according to its terms, relieving such person of all further obligation or liability thereunder. See also execute execution part performance payment; substantial… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 12 Performance analysis — In software engineering, performance analysis, more commonly today known as profiling, is the investigation of a program s behavior using information gathered as the program executes (i.e. it is a form of dynamic program analysis, as opposed to… …

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  • 13 Performance problem (organizational development) — In organizational development (OD), a performance problem is found any time there is a discrepancy between the sought after results and the actual results. This can occur at various levels:* individual performance problems * team performance… …

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  • 14 Performance Equation — The Performance Equation is a term used in computer science. It refers to the calculation of the performance or speed of a central processing unit (CPU).Basically the Basic Performance Equation [BPE] is an equation with 3 parameters which are… …

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  • 15 performance art —    Art in which works in any of a variety of media are executed premeditated before a live audience. Although this might appear to be theater, theatrical performances present illusions of events, while performance art presents actual events as… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 16 performance — /peuhr fawr meuhns/, n. 1. a musical, dramatic, or other entertainment presented before an audience. 2. the act of performing a ceremony, play, piece of music, etc. 3. the execution or accomplishment of work, acts, feats, etc. 4. a particular… …

    Universalium

  • 17 Performance Drag — The negative effect of transaction costs on the performance of an investment. Performance drag is most commonly attributed to brokerage commissions, but there are many other factors such as timing, bid ask spreads and other opportunity costs that …

    Investment dictionary

  • 18 performance — noun 1》 an act of performing a play, concert, or other form of entertainment.     ↘a person s rendering of a dramatic role, song, or piece of music. 2》 the action or process of performing a task or function.     ↘the capabilities of a machine or… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 performance — per•for•mance [[t]pərˈfɔr məns[/t]] n. 1) mad sbz an entertainment presented before an audience 2) mad sbz the act of performing a ceremony, play, piece of music, etc 3) the execution or accomplishment of work, acts, feats, etc 4) a particular… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 actual change of possession — A real, as distinguished from a scrambling, litigious, or constructive change of possession, is what is comprehended in speaking of part performance sufficient to take a case out of the statute of frauds by a change of possession. 49 Am J1st Stat …

    Ballentine's law dictionary