Definition of 'data'
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Example sentences containing 'data'
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The data shows that high street visits dropped for the third month. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The announcement sparked investigations by data protection groups in Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This data shows we're betraying them. The Sun (2017)A rising number of elderly patients are being hospitalised after going hungry, the data suggests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It may also be a breach of confidentiality obligations owed by the business, or a breach of statutory duties such as data protection obligations. Computing (2010)The data suggests (again only suggests) that this intuition is incorrect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All you can say is good luck to them, because as any data provider knows, banks are past masters when it comes to gaming the system. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many now opt to rent capacity from AWS to store and crunch their information, as it is cheaper than building their own data centres. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For which periods and places and aspects of the past is data readily available? Times, Sunday Times (2014)We also invest to ensure the physical security of our data centres. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This data suggests they really ought to pay attention. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The data shows that drivers are five times more likely than a cyclist to kill a pedestrian. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The agency fears a legal challenge under data protection laws if it does not remove the information. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We deny breaching any data protection laws. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But the data available allows the company to go further. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The internet boom has led to huge growth in demand for the services of data centres. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The data suggests that this would be a considerable task. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The enlarged group now makes equipment including electrical systems for data centres and printing presses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The data suggests that flippers have begun to adjust their expectations downwards. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the data also shows that some areas have benefited more than others. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Such practices are a breach of data protection law when carried out for commercial reasons. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The energy efficiency of data centres has improved but a great deal more could be done. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The data seems to suggest that this is indeed the case. Times, Sunday Times (2013)All the data shows that they are buying fewer houses and spending less in the shops. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The data is not considered personal information under data protection laws because the identity of patients is disguised. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Two Cumbria police workers were arrested for data protection breaches and misconduct in a public office. The Sun (2013)It is understood that MPs have demanded that data protection laws are considered. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A financial data provider has dropped out of the race to buy LCH. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Trends of 'data'
Extremely Common. data is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'data'
British English: data /ˈdeɪtə; ˈdɑːtə/ NOUN
You can talk about information as data, especially when it is in the form of facts or numbers.
The study was based on data from 2,100 women.
- American English: data
- Arabic: بَيَانَات
- Brazilian Portuguese: dados
- Chinese: 数据
- Croatian: podaci
- Czech: data
- Danish: data
- Dutch: gegevens
- European Spanish: datos
- Finnish: tiedot
- French: données
- German: Daten
- Greek: δεδομένα
- Italian: dati
- Japanese: データ
- Korean: 데이터
- Norwegian: data
- Polish: dane
- European Portuguese: dados
- Romanian: date
- Russian: данные
- Latin American Spanish: datos
- Swedish: data
- Thai: สถิติ
- Turkish: veri
- Ukrainian: дані
- Vietnamese: số liệu
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