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

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NA value (OLAP User's Guide) 

Naive Bayes (Data Mining Concepts) 

name search (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

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

namespace (Data Provider for .NET Developer's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database Security Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database Extensions 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 Installation Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Net Services Reference) 

Naming method (Database Client Installation Guide) 

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

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

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

national character large object (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

national character set (Database Globalization Support Guide) 

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

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

NCLOB (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database SecureFiles and Large Objects Developer's Guide) 

negative rule set (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

neighborhood influence (Spatial Developer's Guide) 

nested data (Data Mining Concepts) 

nested table (Database Object-Relational Developer's Guide) 

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 Installation Guide) 
    [definition #5] (Database Client Installation Guide) 
    [definition #6] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #7] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #8] (Database Installation Guide) 
    [definition #9] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #10] (Database Platform Guide) 
    [definition #11] (Database Enterprise User Security Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #12] (Database Advanced Security Administrator's Guide) 

network address (TimesTen In-Memory Database Operations Guide) 

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

Network Attached Storage (NAS) (Automatic Storage Management Administrator's Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters 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 database (Database Concepts) 

network encryption (Database Concepts) 

Network File System (NFS) (Automatic Storage Management 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) 
    [definition #2] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters 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) 
    [definition #2] (Database High Availability Overview) 

network service (Database Platform Guide) 

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

network switch (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 

Network Time Protocol (NTP) (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #2] (Database 2 Day + Real Application Clusters 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 2 Day + Real Application Clusters Guide) 
    [definition #3] (Real Application Clusters Administration and Deployment Guide) 
    [definition #4] (Database Net Services Reference) 
    [definition #5] (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) 

nonpersistent (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

nonscalar attribute (Multimedia DICOM Developer's Guide) 

nontransactional queue (Streams Concepts and Administration) 

nontransactional (Streams Advanced Queuing User's Guide) 

nonwriter site (Database Workspace Manager Developer's Guide) 

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

normalization (Data Mining Concepts) 

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

normalized word (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

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 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 (Database Concepts) 

NULL_SECTION_GROUP (Text Application Developer's Guide) 

numerical attribute (Data Mining Concepts)