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knowledge base

n.
1. A collection of data organized in a form that facilitates analysis by automated deductive processes, such as an expert system.
2. The collection of information representing the collective knowledge of an organization, arranged for easy search and retrieval.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.knowledge base - the content of a particular field of knowledge
cognitive content, mental object, content - the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
discipline, field of study, subject area, subject field, bailiwick, subject, field, study - a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
realm, region - a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about; "it was a limited realm of discourse"; "here we enter the region of opinion"; "the realm of the occult"
scientific knowledge - knowledge accumulated by systematic study and organized by general principles; "mathematics is the basis for much scientific knowledge"
Translations
base de connaissances
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Quark said that its Virtual Knowledge Base was created to provide customers with a 24/7 self-service technical support tool, offered as an addition to the company's current technical support options, including free phone-based technical support.
In short, the study of theoretical linguistics has been a core component in language teacher education, perhaps due to teacher educators' conviction that knowledge of linguistic theory and skills in analyzing various aspects of language should form an important part of language teachers' knowledge base.
The knowledge base uses standardized drug, disease, and generic vocabularies and is linked to existing databases.
To fully understand the subject, a broad knowledge base that includes the measurement process, the language of measurement, devices, standards, traceability, and statistics is necessary (1).
Make sure all knowledge base files are complete, accurate and up-to-date.
It also consists of the computer instructions necessary to facilitate the interactions among the users - the Explanation subsystem, and the Knowledge Base sybsystem.
Privacy Knowledge Base is a service of Privacy Council Inc.

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