**cycle count** — UK US noun [C] ► ACCOUNTING, PRODUCTION, COMMERCE the process of counting a small chosen set of goods and materials owned by a company or available for sale in a store, etc. on each business day rather than having one time of the year, etc. when… … Financial and business terms

**Cycle count** — A cycle count is an inventory management procedure where a small subset of inventory is counted on any given day. Cycle counts contrast with traditional physical inventory in that physical inventory stops operation at a facility while all items… … Wikipedia

**Cycle sort** — Example of cycle sort sorting a list of random numbers. Class Sorting algorithm Data structure Array Worst case performance Θ(n2) … Wikipedia

**Counting sort** — In computer science, counting sort is an algorithm for sorting a collection of objects according to keys that are small integers; that is, it is an integer sorting algorithm. It operates by counting the number of objects that have each distinct… … Wikipedia

**Cycle index** — In mathematics, and in particular in the field of combinatorics, cycle indices are used in combinatorial enumeration when symmetries are to be taken into account. This is particularly important in species theory. Each permutation π of a finite… … Wikipedia

**Rainflow-counting algorithm** — The rainflow counting algorithm (also known as the rain flow counting method ) is used in the analysis of fatigue data in order to reduce a spectrum of varying stress into a set of simple stress reversals. Its importance is that it allows the… … Wikipedia

**Reference counting** — In computer science, reference counting is a technique of storing the number of references, pointers, or handles to a resource such as an object or block of memory. It is typically used as a means of deallocating objects which are no longer… … Wikipedia

**Cell counting** — is a general name for various methods for the quantification of cells in molecular biology and in medicine. Contents 1 The need for cell counting 2 Methods 2.1 Counting chamber 2 … Wikipedia

**Full moon cycle** — The full moon cycle is a cycle of about 14 lunations over which full moons vary in apparent size and age (time since new moon). The sequence is *Full moon big (perigee at full moon) *Full moon young (perigee at first quarter) *Full moon small… … Wikipedia

**Childe Cycle** — The Childe Cycle is an unfinished series of science fiction novels by Gordon R. Dickson. The name Childe Cycle is an allusion to Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came, a poem by Robert Browning, which provided considerable inspiration for elements … Wikipedia