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in·for·mat·ics

 (ĭn′fər-măt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Information science.

informatics

(ˌɪnfəˈmætɪks)
n
(Computer Science) (functioning as singular) another term for information science
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.informatics - the sciences concerned with gathering, manipulating, storing, retrieving, and classifying recorded informationinformatics - the sciences concerned with gathering, manipulating, storing, retrieving, and classifying recorded information
science, scientific discipline - a particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics"
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
human language technology, natural language processing, NLP - the branch of information science that deals with natural language information
cybernetics - (biology) the field of science concerned with processes of communication and control (especially the comparison of these processes in biological and artificial systems)
queue - (information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted
Translations

informatics

[ˌɪnfɔːmætɪks] Ninformática f

informatics

n singInformatik f

informatics

[ˌɪnfəˈmætɪks] nsginformatica
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ANIA-CARING Region 2 hosted a Nursing Informatics reception in the Dallas-Fort Worth area on April 28th.
Altha Abercrombie, Temple, TX, graduated April 2011 from the University of Phoenix with a Masters degree in Nursing Informatics.
Kelly Grube, DuBois, PA earned her MSN in Nursing Informatics from Excelsior College, Albany, NY on August 19, 2011.
Margaret Chase, Silver Spring, MD received her MSN degree from Walden University in Nursing Informatics, Spring, 2011.
2011) Development of a Nursing Informatics Governance Committee.

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