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

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NA value (OLAP User's Guide) 

naive bayes (Data Mining Concepts) 

name-level locking (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

Named Pipes protocol (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

names.ora file (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

namespace (Database Security Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Extensions for .NET Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

naming context (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

naming method (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #9] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #10] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #11] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

National Character Large Object (NCLOB) (Objects for OLE Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

National Character Large Object (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 

national character set (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

native transfer rate (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

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

negative rule set (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

neighborhood influence (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

nested table (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Data Mining Concepts) 

net service alias (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

net service name (Services for Microsoft Transaction Server Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #9] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #10] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #11] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #12] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #13] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

network administrator (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

Network Attached Storage (NAS) (Database Storage Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

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

network character set (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

Network File System (NFS) (Database Storage Administrator's Guide) 

Network Information Service (NIS) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

Network Interface (NI) (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

Network Interface Card (NIC) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

network listener (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

network object (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

Network Program Interface (NPI) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

network protocol (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

network server processes (Database High Availability Best Practices) 

network service (Database Platform Guide) 

Network Session (NS) (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

Network Time Protocol (NTP) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

network (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

NEWS_SECTION_GROUP (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

NI (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

NIS (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 

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

NLB files (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

NLS (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

NLSRTL (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

NLT files (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

NMF (Data Mining Concepts) 

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

node (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #4] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

non-negative matrix factorization (Data Mining Concepts) 

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

nonadditive (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (OLAP User's Guide) 

noncircular reuse records (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

nonequijoin (Database Performance Tuning Guide) 

nonpersistent queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

nontransactional queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

nonwriter site (Database Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

normal restore point (Database Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

normalization (Data Mining Concepts) 

normalize (Database Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (OLAP User's Guide) 

normalized word (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

NOT NULL constraint (Database Concepts) 

notation attribute declaration (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide,) 

NPI (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

NR (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

NS (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

NT (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #2] (Database Net Services Administrator's Guide) 

null string (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

NULL value (Database Concepts) 

NULL_SECTION_GROUP (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

numerical attribute (Data Mining Concepts)