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doc·u·men·ta·tion

 (dŏk′yə-mĕn-tā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or an instance of the supplying of documents or supporting references or records.
b. The documents or references so supplied.
2. The collation, synopsizing, and coding of printed material for future reference.
3. Computers The organized collection of records that describe the structure, purpose, operation, maintenance, and data requirements for a computer program, operating system, or hardware device.

doc′u·men·ta′tion·al adj.

documentation

(ˌdɒkjʊmɛnˈteɪʃən)
n
1. the act of supplying with or using documents or references
2. the documents or references supplied
3. (Law) the furnishing and use of documentary evidence, as in a court of law
4. (Computer Science) computing the written comments, graphical illustrations, flowcharts, manuals, etc, supplied with a program or software system

doc•u•men•ta•tion

(ˌdɒk yə mɛnˈteɪ ʃən, -mən-)

n.
1. the use of documentary evidence.
2. a furnishing with documents, as to substantiate a claim or the data in a book or article.
3. instructional materials for computer software or hardware.
[1745–55]
doc`u•men•ta′tion•al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.documentation - confirmation that some fact or statement is true through the use of documentary evidencedocumentation - confirmation that some fact or statement is true through the use of documentary evidence
confirmation - information that confirms or verifies
2.documentation - program listings or technical manuals describing the operation and use of programs
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
3.documentation - documentary validation; "his documentation of the results was excellent"; "the strongest support for this view is the work of Jones"
validation, substantiation, proof - the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something
Translations
dokumentace
dokumentation
asiapaperit
dokumentacija
ドキュメンテーション
문서화
dokumentation
การเตรียมเอกสาร
bộ tài liệu

documentation

[ˌdɒkjʊmenˈteɪʃən] Ndocumentación f

documentation

[ˌdɒkjumɛnˈteɪʃən] n
(= evidence) → documentation f
(= personal papers) → papiers mpl

documentation

documentation

[ˌdɒkjʊmɛnˈteɪʃn] ndocumentazione f

documentation

تَوْثِيق dokumentace dokumentation Dokumentation τεκμηρίωση documentación asiapaperit documentation dokumentacija documentazione ドキュメンテーション 문서화 documentatie dokumentasjon dokumentacja documentação документация dokumentation การเตรียมเอกสาร belgeleme bộ tài liệu 文件资料

doc·u·men·ta·tion

n. documentación, documentos, registros.
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That is, in truth--I am permitted to say, because there cannot be any author's vanity in all this, since I do nothing more than transcribe facts on which an exceptional documentation enables me to throw a new light--that is because, in truth, I do not know that, in the domain of reality or imagination, one can discover or recall to mind anything comparable, in its mystery, with the natural mystery of The Yellow Room.
Prior Information Notice: Preparation of documentation for the planning decision (dur), documentation building plan (dsz), documentation for building permission (dsp), the documentation for the offer (dp), and author~s supervision (ad) and the performance of documentation (kd) for the construction of the motorway d1 bratislava , junction prievoz - reconstruction.
Beginning with the 2000 and 2001 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) assessments, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has made technical documentation available on the worldwide web at http://nces.
The flagship hospital of a large multi-hospital system decided to purchase an electronic medical record (EMR) module for anesthesia documentation.
Documentation should be sufficiently detailed to give experienced auditors who were not previously involved in the audit a clear understanding of the work performed, the evidence obtained and the conclusions reached.
For many specialty crop buyers, the documentation that accompanies the specialty crop can be as important as the actual product delivered.
THE HIGHER CREDIT SCORES AND LOWER loan-to-value (LTV) ratios of subprime mortgage loans with limited or no documentation should foster superior credit performance, concluded a report by Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co.
These documentation requirements are intended to facilitate the tax authority's understanding of the tax-payer's intercompany transactions and assessment of whether and the extent to which income has been calculated in accordance with the arm's-length principle.
Most companies have had key concerns and have focused on documentation requirements and accuracy to meet initial compliance.
The Auditing Standards Board has released for exposure a proposed auditing standard entitled Audit Documentation.
It's amazing to me to see the resources dumped into restudying and forever debating how documentation is compromising direct care when, in fact, it's intended to improve resident outcomes.
The Dragon NaturallySpeaking SDK Server Edition is designed to be integrated into clinical documentation systems by transcription service organizations, healthcare ISVs, and systems integrators.

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