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Oracle® Database Online Documentation Library Master Glossary: B
11g Release 1 (11.1)

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background process (Database Concepts) 

backup and recovery (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup control file (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup encryption (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup mode (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup optimization (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup piece (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup retention policy (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup set (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup undo optimization (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup window (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

backup (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Platform Guide) 

backup-based duplication (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

barrier transaction (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

base letter (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

base level data (OLAP User's Guide) 

base measure (OLAP User's Guide) 

base recovery catalog (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

base (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

base-letter conversion (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

BASIC_SECTION_GROUP (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

batch geocoding (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

BEFORE trigger (Database Concepts) 

BFILE (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 

BFILEs (Objects for OLE Developer's Guide) 

BFILES (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

binary compression (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

Binary Large Object (BLOB) (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Objects for OLE Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

binary sorting (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

Binary XML (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

bind variable (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

binning (Data Mining Concepts) 

BLOB (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

block change tracking file (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

block change tracking (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

block media recovery (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

block (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

bottleneck (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

boundary (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

breaking a mirror (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

broker configuration (Data Guard Broker) 

broker (Data Guard Broker) 

buffer cache (Database Concepts) 

buffer pool (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

buffer (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

buffered LCR (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

buffered queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

buffered user message (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

build data (Data Mining Concepts) 

build settings (Data Mining Concepts) 

builder server (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

Business-to-Business (B2B) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

Business-to-Consumer (B2C) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

byte semantics (Database Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Database Globalization Support Guide)