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AUTOMATED DATA PROCESSING (ADP)

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Definition:
The data processing operations performed by a system of electronic or electrical machines so interconnected and interacting as to reduce to a minimum the need for human assistance or intervention.

Source Publication:
United States Bureau of Census, Glossary of Selected Abbreviations and Acronyms.

Cross References:
Data processing (DP)
Electronic data processing (EDP)

Hyperlink:
http://www.census.gov/dmd/www/glossary.html#abbreviations

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Wednesday, July 24, 2002

Last updated on Wednesday, June 12, 2013