an organized body of related information
A combination of (1) and (2).
To enter data into a database
A database is an organized collection of data. The data is typically organized to model relevant aspects of reality, in a way that supports processes requiring this information. Database management systems are specially designed applications that interact with the user, other applications, and the database itself to capture and analyze data. A general-purpose database management system is a software system designed to allow the definition, creation, querying, update, and administration of databases. Well-known DBMSs include MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Access, Oracle, SAP, dBASE, FoxPro, IBM DB2 and FilemakerPro. A database is not generally portable across different DBMS, but different DBMSs can inter-operate by using standards such as SQL and ODBC or JDBC to allow a single application to work with more than one database.
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Work consisting of a structured file of information or a set of logically related data stored and retrieved using computer-based means.
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Information that is normally structured and indexed for user access and review. Databases may exist in the form of physical files (folders, documents, etc.) or formatted automated data processing system data files.
A computer document or piece of software.
A database can be a spreadsheet or actual piece of software.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Database' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3046
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Rank popularity for the word 'Database' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2641
Rank popularity for the word 'Database' in Nouns Frequency: #1031
The numerical value of Database in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Database in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8