[dey-tuhm, dat-uhm, dah-tuhm]
[PLURAL DA·TA, DA·TUMS]
a single piece of information, as a fact, statistic, or code; an item of data.
Epistemology. the object of knowledge as presented to the mind.
Surveying, Civil Engineering any level surface, line, or point used as a reference in measuring elevations.
Surveying a basis for horizontal control surveys, consisting of the longitude and latitude of a certain point, the azimuth of a certain line from this point, and two constants used in defining the terrestrial spheroid.
Data (/ˈdeɪtə/ DAY-tə, /ˈdætə/ DA-tə, or /ˈdɑːtə/ DAH-tə) is a set of values of
qualitative or quantitative variables; restated, piece...
noun plural but singular or plural in construction, da·ta often attributive \ˈdā-tə, ˈ
da- also ˈdä-\. : facts or information used usually to calculate, analyze, or plan ...
Data is distinct information that is formatted in a special way. Data exists in a
variety of forms, like text on paper or bytes stored in electronic memory.
consists of a series of facts or statements that may have been collected, stored, processed and/or manipulated but have not been organized or placed into context. If we sort the data
by ZIP code and summarize the number of orders that come from each c... More »
Data is a plural of datum, which is originally a Latin noun meaning “something
given.” Today, data is used in English both as a plural noun meaning “facts or ...
Official U.S. government site providing increased public access to federal
government datasets. Includes metadata, how to access the datasets, and tools
Information in raw or unorganized form (such as alphabets, numbers, or symbols)
that refer to, or represent, conditions, ideas, or objects. Data is limitless and ...
Instant access to millions of top quality company profiles and business contacts
and emails all in one place.
The .data() method allows us to attach data of any type to DOM elements in a way
that is safe from circular references and therefore from memory leaks. We can ...