query language

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query language

n
(Computer Science) computing the instructions and procedures used to retrieve information from a database
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Noun1.query language - a source language consisting of procedural operators that invoke functions to be executed
source language - a language that is to be translated into another language
Translations
dotazovací jazyk
Abfragesprache
upitni jezik
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The indexed video with low-level features can meet only the query by example, where this query is supplied with a frame, image, or a sketch to get a target video.
Then click and drag the highlighted fields to the Field line in the Query by Example (QBE) grid.
Unlike other kinds of queries in WSNs, such as MAX (MIN) value queries or IF HAS queries which only pay attention to single values and omit the correlations among sensor readings, sequence pattern queries can offer meaningful and abundant information, which is called query by example [5]: return all sensor nodes that have observed a particular pattern issued by users.
a button labeled "Advanced Options" that takes the users to a query by example (QBE) page.
We excluded additional features, like text search or semantic analysis (e.g., automatic annotation); (3) query by example: this method was required to be supported by all CBIRSs.
The only alternative to 'Query through dialog box' was thought to be 'Query by example' technique where the user is presented with a number of example images and he indicates the closest.