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Oracle® Database Online Documentation Library Master Glossary: E
11g Release 2 (11.2)

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easy connect naming (Client Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

EBCDIC (Globalization Support Guide) 

edition (Concepts) 

EIF file (OLAP User's Guide) 

elapsed time (Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

element (Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Spatial Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

embedded metadata (Multimedia User's Guide) 

embedded object attribute (Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 

embedded total (OLAP User's Guide) 

empty element (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

encoded character set (Globalization Support Guide) 

encoded value (Globalization Support Guide) 

encrypted text (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

encryption (Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Security Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

end-to-end response time (Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

endjoin (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

enqueue (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

entailment (Semantic Technologies Developer's Guide) 

enterprise domain administrator (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 

Enterprise Domain Administrator (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

enterprise domain (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

enterprise domains (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

Enterprise JavaBean (EJB) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Enterprise Manager Configuration Assistant (EMCA) (2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

enterprise role (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #4] (Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

enterprise user (Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #5] (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

entity (Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #2] (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

entry point (Quality of Service Management User's Guide) 

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

environment variable (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

equal (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

equi-width binning (Data Mining Concepts) 

equijoin (Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Concepts) 

error handler (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

estimator (Performance Tuning Guide) 

ETL (Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Data Warehousing Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Warehouse Builder Concepts) 

evaluation context (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

Event Manager (EVM) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #2] (2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

Event Manager Daemon (EVMD) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #2] (2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

event viewer (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

event (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

exception queue (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

exclusive locking (Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

execution plan (Performance Tuning Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Concepts) 

execution (Warehouse Builder Concepts) 

Expert (Warehouse Builder Concepts) 

expired backup (Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

EXPLAIN PLAN (Performance Tuning Guide) 

explicit capture (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

explicit consumption (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

explicit savepoint (Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

explicitly loaded cache group (TimesTen Application-Tier Database Cache User's Guide) 

explode (Data Mining Concepts) 

export dump file (Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

export (Backup and Recovery User's Guide) 

expression (Streams Concepts and Administration) 
    [definition #2] (Concepts) 
    [definition #3] (OLAP User's Guide) 

extended distance cluster (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 

eXtensible Markup Language (XML) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

eXtensible Stylesheet Language (XSL) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

eXtensible Stylesheet Language Formatting Object (XSLFO) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformation (XSLT) (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 

eXtensible Stylesheet Language Transformation (XSLT) (XML Developer's Kit Programmer's Guide) 

extent map (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 

extent (Concepts) 
    [definition #2] (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

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

external LOB (SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 

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

external procedure (Net Services Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #3] (Extensions for .NET Developer's Guide for Microsoft Windows) 
    [definition #4] (COM Automation Feature Developer's Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

external procedures (Installation Guide for Linux) 
    [definition #2] (Installation Guide for Oracle Solaris) 
    [definition #3] (Installation Guide for IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-Bit)) 
    [definition #4] (Installation Guide for HP-UX) 
    [definition #5] (Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows) 
    [definition #6] (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

external role (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

external routine (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

external table (Concepts) 

external user (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 
    [definition #2] (Platform Guide for Microsoft Windows) 

extraction (Data Warehousing Guide) 

extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) (Concepts) 

extractor policy (Semantic Technologies Developer's Guide)