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Princeton's WordNet

  1. information science, informatics, information processing, IPnoun

    the sciences concerned with gathering, manipulating, storing, retrieving, and classifying recorded information


  1. informaticsnoun

    a branch of information science, and of computer science, that focuses on the study of information processing,and particularly as respect to systems integration and human interactions with machine and data.

  2. Etymology: Coined 1957 or shortly thereafter from ; possibly influenced by automation and automatic.


  1. Informatics

    Informatics is the study of computational systems. According to the ACM Europe Council and Informatics Europe, informatics is synonymous with computer science and computing as a profession, in which the central notion is transformation of information. In other countries, the term "informatics" is used with a different meaning in the context of library science, in which case it is synonymous with data storage and retrieval.


  1. informatics

    Informatics is the study, design, and application of information technology to various fields and processes. It involves the science of processing, managing, storing and analyzing information, often using computer systems and algorithms. It can be applied to numerous disciplines including healthcare, business, biology, and social sciences, among others.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Informatics

    The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of data through the application of computers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Informatics in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Informatics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Informatics in a Sentence

  1. Brian Karlak:

    If knowledge is power, informatics is politics. Rearranging our systems of knowledge will by necessity rearrange our systems of politics.

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