[dey-tuh-beys] /ˈdeɪ təˌbeɪs/
a comprehensive collection of related organized for convenient access, generally in a computer.
a systematized collection of data that can be accessed immediately and manipulated by a data-processing system for a specific purpose
(informal) any large store of information: a database of knowledge
A collection of data arranged for ease and speed of search and retrieval by a computer.
A set of data grouped together in one location in (or accessible by) a computer. A computerized database has been likened to an electronic filing cabinet of information arranged for easy access or for a specific purpose.
1. One or more large structured sets of persistent data, usually associated with software to update and query the data. A simple database might be a single file containing many records, each of which contains the same set of fields where each field is a certain fixed width.
A database is one component of a database management system.
See also ANSI/SPARC Architecture, atomic, blob, data definition language, deductive database, distributed database, fourth generation language, functional database, object-oriented database, relational database.
Carol E. Brown’s tutorial (http://accounting.rutgers.edu/raw/aies/www.bus.orst.edu/faculty/brownc/lectures/db_tutor/db_tutor.htm).
2. A collection of nodes managed and stored in one place and all accessible via the same server. Links outside this are “external”, and those inside are “internal”.
On the World-Wide Web this is called a website.
3. All the facts and rules comprising a logic programming program.
noun, Grammar. 1. .
- Comm badge
noun 1. a small combined radio transmitter and receiver, carried around by one person, esp military personnel, in the form of a badge worn on the chest
[kuh-mezh-er-uh-buh l] /kəˈmɛʒ ər ə bəl/ adjective 1. having the same measure or extent; commensurate.
[kuh-mezh-er] /kəˈmɛʒ ər/ verb (used with object), commeasured, commeasuring. 1. to equal in or extent; be coextensive with. /kəˈmɛʒə/ verb 1. (transitive) to coincide with in degree, extent, quality, etc