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Data appears in many palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • At a demo, stat some data.
  • At a draft, fish sift far data.
  • Traci, to rue no data, do neurotic art.
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun data:


Data is included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.

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Definition of the noun data

What does data mean as a name of something?

Data is one of the top 1000 most common nouns in the English language.


  1. a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn

Alternative definition of the noun data


  1. [plural of, datum, nodot=1]: pieces of information.
  2. [uncountable, collectively] information.
  3. A collection of object-units that are distinct from one another.


  1. Data: Lieutenant Commander Data is a character in the fictional Star Trek universe portrayed by actor Brent Spiner. He appears in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and the feature films Star Trek Generations, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Trek: Insurrection and Star Trek: Nemesis.
  2. Data is a fictional character from the 1985 film The Goonies.
  3. Data is a fictional character from Monsters Under the Bed.
  4. Data is a fictional character from the 1989 film Back to the Future Part II.

There are other characters with in their name, like Data's.


"Data" is a work by Euclid. It deals with the nature and implications of "given" information in geometrical problems. The subject matter is closely related to the first four books of Euclid's Elements.

  • also known as Recipients, Commonly Called the Data; Die Data; The data of Euclid


"Data" is a musical album of Inconsciente Colectivo.


  1. Data were an electronic music band created in the late 1970s by Georg Kajanus, creator of such bands as Eclection, Sailor and Noir. After the break-up of Sailor in the late 1970s, Kajanus decided to experiment with electronic music and formed DATA, together with vocalists Francesca and Phillipa Boulter, daughters of British singer John Boulter.
    • genre: Synthpop
    • albums: "Accumulator", "Elegant Machinery", "Fallout", "2-Time", "Opera Electronica", "Blow", "Living Inside Me"
  2. DatA is a film score composer.
    • born on (29 years ago) in Paris
    • nationality: France
    • profession: Musician, film score composer
    • albums: "Trop laser EP", "Aerius Light", "Rapture", "Skywriter", "One in a Million", "Electric Fever EP", "Soldier’s Flag"
    • official website:
  3. Data is a West London based producer.
  4. Data a.k.a. Drew Annen is an actor.
  5. Data a.k.a. Daniel Jalkut is a member of No Kill I: The Next Generation and appeared in the 2004 documentary film Trekkies 2.
  6. Data a.k.a. Darancharas Sukheviriya is an actress and singer.

There are other people with in their name, like Bamboo Data and Data Zakareishvili.


Data is a musical group.

  • members:
  • album: "Rockoratoorium "Loomade farm""


Data is a village located in Hisar district in Haryana, India.


  1. Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables; restated, pieces of data are individual pieces of information. Data in computing is represented in a structure that is often tabular, a tree, or a graph. Data is typically the result of measurements and can be visualized using graphs or images.
    • also known as 数据
  2. Data is any sequence of symbols given meaning by specific acts of interpretation. Digital data is the quantities, characters, or symbols on which operations are performed by a computer, stored and recorded on magnetic, optical, or mechanical recording media, and transmitted in the form of electrical signals. A program is a set of data that consists of a series of coded software instructions to control the operation of a computer or other machine. Physical computer memory elements consist of an address and a byte/word of data storage. Digital data are often stored in relational databases, like tables or SQL databases, and can generally be represented as abstract key/value pairs. Data can be organized in many different types of data structures, like arrays, graphs, objects and many more. Data structures can store data of many different types, including numbers, strings and even other data structures. Data pass in and out of computers via peripheral devices.
  3. DATA: Debt, AIDS, Trade, Africa was a multinational non-government organization founded in January 2002 in London by U2's Bono along with Bobby Shriver and activists from the Jubilee 2000 Drop the Debt campaign.
    • also known as Debt, AIDS, Trade in Africa
  4. data is an extension.
  5. Data is a data task category.
  6. Data is a field of study.
  7. Data: A TSV document containing any data that needs to be added in the migration.

Phrases with Data

Phrases starting with the word Data:

  1. Data Bus
  2. Data set
  3. Data cube
  4. data file
  5. Data Flow
  6. data link
  7. data rate
  8. Data type
  9. Data cable
  10. Data Entry
  11. Data Glove
  12. Data Miner
  13. Data model
  14. data point
  15. Data store
  16. Data Table
  17. data track
  18. data-based

Phrases ending with the word Data:

  1. raw data
  2. Pure Data

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Data

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Google previewTOGAF® Version 9.1 (2011)

by The Open Group

Data Principles Principle 10: Data is an Asset Statement: Data is an asset that has value to the enterprise and is...

Rationale: Data is a valuable corporate resource; it has real, measurable value.

Google previewC Language And Numerical Methods (2007)

by C. Xavier

Formatting characters Meaning c data is a single character d data is a decimal integer e...

Google previewCapturing Connectivity and Causality in Complex Industrial Processes (2014)

by Fan Yang, Ping Duan, Sirish L. Shah, Tongwen Chen

Abstract Data is a valuable resource for modeling and analysis. Process data is a set of timeseries of process variables. In this chapter, we focus on the relationship between different time series to capture causality in the process. For a pair of ...

Google previewHigh Speed Passenger Rail (2009)

Future Development Will Depend on Addressing Financial and Other Challenges and Establishing a Clear Federal Role by Susan A. Fleming

Data collection: Aggregate data refers to variables that summarize the characteristics of a group of individual units, such as an...

An advantage of such data is that they are inexpensive for the secondary user and have been subjected to some ...

Google previewOracle Data Dictionary Pocket Reference (2003)

Views, Columns & Tips by David C. Kreines


Google previewNational Health Data Dictionary 2012 version 16

Revised national minimum data sets ....................................... .......................................................... 62 Table 3. Revised data set specifications .

Google previewDictionary of Military Terms (2009)

by U.S. Department of Defense

data — Representation of facts, concepts, or instructions in a formalized manner suitable for communication, interpretation, or processing by humans or by automatic means. Any representations such as characters or ...

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Quotes about Data

TIA was being used by real users, working on real data - foreign data. Data where privacy is not an issue. (John Poindexter)
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Scrabble value of D2A1T1A1

The value of this 4-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of DATA

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