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Granularity    (2VW9)

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The degree of modularity of a system. More granularity implies more flexibility in customizing a system, because there are more, smaller increments (granules) from which to choose.    (2VWE)

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http://www.answers.com/granularity    (2VWH)

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Granularity is the extent to which a system contains discrete components of ever-smaller size. An example of increasing granularity: a list of nations in the United Nations, a list of all states/provinces in those nations, a list of all counties in those states, and so on until you have a list of all people in the countries that belong to the U.N.    (2VWJ)

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goal_%28management%29    (2VWL)

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