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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: database - (computer science) a database that can be accessed by computers
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
database - an organized body of related information
relational database - a database in which relations between information items are explicitly specified as accessible attributes; "in a relational database the data are organized as a number of differently sized tables"
object-oriented database - a database in which the operations carried out on information items (data objects) are considered part of their definition
lexical database - a database of information about words
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Instead of directly approaching a doctor, people will have contact the new facility and nurses will consult a computer database to decide if the patient needs a follow- up appointment with a doctor.
The information is kept on a computer database and if property is stolen and recovered by police, the owner can be quickly traced.
Below, the Mobile Identifier scans fingerprints on the spot and is able to access a computer database while officers work in the field.
Senior staff were also reported to be concerned about the reliability of the MCA computer database to log incoming calls, with evidence suggesting this year several live incidents have disappeared off the system or warnings have not been passed on.
A drive to stamp out MOT fraud is due to be launched soon, with the help of a new computer database for garages across the country.
The software also allows blasting planners to store previous blasting and ore recovery work in a computer database.
The memorial is the National Park System's 388th unit and features interpretive programs about the war, as well as a touchscreen computer database of the names of Americans who served in the war.
The technology involves a camera capturing holders' images, computer chips being embedded in the passports to carry their personal information and a central computer database of their images being created.
This online newsletter is geared toward investors who want to trade the top 15-30 stocks each week, as indentified by Navellier's computer database.
According to Bridgeton police, Whitten used a regional computer database of police records to search for the information.
However, the main attraction of the center, Menin said is the state-of-the-art building's computer database, which will allow visitors to easily access detailed information on any downtown store, restaurant, bank, transportation system or residential building.
Under new regulations published in the Federal Register, authorities have set up a new computer database system to check credit reports, banking activity, and other information for persons purchasing airline tickets, and then assign a "threat level" rating for every flyer.

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