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DIGITAL DATABASE

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Definition:
Comprehensive, sometimes exhaustive, collection of computer files and/or computer records pertaining to a specific subject. Example: the collection of computer records for all hydrographic features in a country.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Terms for the Standardization of Geographical Names, United Nations Group of Experts on Geographic Names, United Nations, New York, 2002 + acronymfinder.com.

Hyperlink:
http://www.acronymfinder.com/Digital-Database-(DDB).html

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Monday, February 17, 2003

Last updated on Thursday, June 13, 2013