special interest group


special interest group
See SIG.

Dictionary of telecommunications. . 2000.

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  • special interest group — ➔ group * * * special interest group UK US noun [C] (abbreviation SIG) ► INTEREST GROUP(Cf. ↑interest group) …   Financial and business terms

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  • Special Interest Group — Special Interest Group,   SIG …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Special Interest Group — This article is about computer associations. For political advocates, see interest group. In the computer field, a Special Interest Group (SIG) is a community with a particular interest in a specific technical area. SIGs exist for the fields of… …   Wikipedia

  • special interest group — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms special interest group : singular special interest group plural special interest groups a group of people who are trying to achieve social or political change on a particular issue …   English dictionary

  • Special interest group — Pour les articles homonymes, voir SIG. Un pôle d intérêt commun (de l anglais « Special Interest Group (SIG) ») désigne une forme d organisation communautaire pouvant se décliner en thématiques, par groupements d intérêts économiques ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • special interest group —    Abbreviated SIG. A group that meets to share information about a specific topic, such as particular hardware, software, programming languages, or operating systems. A SIG is often part of a user group or other organization …   Dictionary of networking

  • Special Interest Group — subdivision of a computer user s group that meets to discuss a very specific issue, SIG …   English contemporary dictionary


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