data collection (ˈdeɪtə kəˈlɛkʃ ən)
- the process of gathering information or data
Example Sentences Including 'data collection'
-The number of suspected drug dealers and -The number of police patrols encountered during the hours of data collection.
Good data collection and analysis would help surgeons to improve their standards.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
It is not the manner of data collection but the approach to evidence that is important.
Critical Social Research
Perhaps money spent on data collection would be better spent on increased services for people instead, he argues.
The company has denied the allegation and is lobbying for the legitimisation of Marketscore and other data collection products.
Unfortunately, some units do not yet have the facilities for properly detailed data collection because of lack of funding.
Times, Sunday Times (2001)
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