database

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

data +‎ base

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdeɪtəˌbeɪs/

Noun[edit]

database (plural databases)

  1. (computing) 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).

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Verb[edit]

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

  1. To enter data into a database

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English database.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daːtabaːsə/, [ˈd̥æːtˢaˌb̥æːsə], [ˌd̥æːtˢaˈb̥æːsə]

Noun[edit]

database c (singular definite databasen, plural indefinite databaser)

  1. database [from 1970]

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database f (plural databases, diminutive databaseje n)

  1. database

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

database f (plural databases)

  1. (dated) database

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

database (plural databases)

  1. database

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

database m (invariable)

  1. database

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

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

  1. a database

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

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

  1. a database