Synonyms for data

Grammar : Noun
Spell : dey-tuh, dat-uh, dah-tuh
Phonetic Transcription : ˈdeɪ tə, ˈdæt ə, ˈdɑ tə

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Définition of data

Origin :
  • 1640s, plural of datum, from Latin datum "(thing) given," neuter past participle of dare "to give" (see date (n.1)). Meaning "transmittable and storable computer information" first recorded 1946. Data processing is from 1954.
  • noun information in visible form
Example sentences :
  • The conclusions which he draws from these data are summed up by him as follows.
  • Extract from : « The Republic » by Plato
  • "I have had hardly any data to help me in my search," Mr. Bonnithorne continued.
  • Extract from : « A Son of Hagar » by Sir Hall Caine
  • After the data is in we'll try Lieutenant Wilson's skip-bombing tactics.
  • Extract from : « A Yankee Flier Over Berlin » by Al Avery
  • After exhaustive investigation (zero data) he still wondered.
  • Extract from : « Zero Data » by Charles Saphro
  • In the first place the data for any detailed knowledge of the subject are not to be had.
  • Extract from : « The Negro Farmer » by Carl Kelsey
  • Was he accurate, or the reverse, in his use of the data he had?
  • Extract from : « Introduction to the Study of History » by Charles V. Langlois
  • As an example of the differences in yield, a summary of the data for 1911 may be given.
  • Extract from : « Manual of American Grape-Growing » by U. P. Hedrick
  • When some of them were turned off in the Monroe plant, the rest must have correlated the data.
  • Extract from : « Watchbird » by Robert Sheckley
  • I have data of other falls, in Persia and Asiatic Turkey, of edible substances.
  • Extract from : « The Book of the Damned » by Charles Fort
  • This matter seems important: we'll take it up later, with data.
  • Extract from : « The Book of the Damned » by Charles Fort
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