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    factor a verb?

    Hi,

    could anyone please tell me if the sentence below makes any sense?


    ACR factors in application level interests besides efficient resource utilization while recovering from critical node failures.

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    #2

    Re: factor a verb?

    http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/factor?s=t

    "Factor in" is defined in #13.

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    #3

    Re: factor a verb?

    Thank u very much, but does this sentence make any sense to you?

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    Re: factor a verb?

    Marginally. When there is a "critical node failure," there must be a recovery. During this recovery, "efficient resource utilization" is considered ("factored in"). Besides that (in addition to that) "application level interests" are also factored in.

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    #5

    Re: factor a verb?

    Sepmre, you have been a member long enough to know that every sentence must begin with a capital letter and that we don't accept 'u' for 'you'.

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    #6

    Re: factor a verb?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    Marginally...
    It is the sort of grotesque strings of words typical of some technical documents. I'm surprised that the 'writer' didn't use 'CNF', 'ERU', and 'ALI', making the 'sentence' utterly opaque!

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    #7

    Re: factor a verb?

    Imagine 800 pages of the same.

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