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See also: data-base and data base

English

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Alternative forms

Etymology

data +‎ base

Pronunciation

Noun

database (plural databases)

  1. (general) A collection of (usually) organized information in a regular structure, usually but not necessarily in a machine-readable format accessible by a computer.
    I have a database of all my contacts in my personal organizer.
  2. (computing) A set of tables in a database(1).
    The "books" database will have three tables, and the "customers" database will have two tables.
  3. (computing) A software program for storing, retrieving and manipulating a database(1).
    Which database do you use: MySQL or Oracle?
  4. (computing) A combination of (1) and (2).

Abbreviations

  • (computer software): DB

Synonyms

Derived terms

computer software

Descendants

  • -> Danish: database
  • -> Dutch: database
  • -> Hindi: ? (?ebes)
  • -> Norwegian Bokmål: database
  • -> Norwegian Nynorsk: database

Translations

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Verb

database (third-person singular simple present databases, present participle databasing, simple past and past participle databased)

  1. To enter data into a database.
    • 2018, James Lambert, "A multitude of 'lishes': The nomenclature of hybridity", in English World-Wide[1], page 5:
      The resulting citation collection was databased and coded for meaning, etymon, and date range (earliest and latest occurrence found).

Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from English database.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /da:taba:s?/, ['d?æ:t?a?b?æ:s?], [?d?æ:t?a'b?æ:s?]

Noun

database c (singular definite databasen, plural indefinite databaser)

  1. database [from 1970]

Inflection

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Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from English database.

Pronunciation

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: da?ta?base

Noun

database f (plural databases, diminutive databaseje n)

  1. database

Synonyms


French

Noun

database f (plural databases)

  1. (dated) database

Synonyms


Interlingua

Noun

database (plural databases)

  1. database

Italian

Noun

database m (invariable)

  1. database

Norwegian Bokmål

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology

From data +‎ base

Noun

database m (definite singular databasen, indefinite plural databaser, definite plural databasene)

  1. (computing) a database

References


Norwegian Nynorsk

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology

From data +‎ base

Noun

database m (definite singular databasen, indefinite plural databasar, definite plural databasane)

  1. (computing) a database

References


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