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electronic data capturenoun [U]

uk   us   ( abbreviation EDC) IT
the ​process of using ​computerequipment or ​software to read and ​storeinformation from ​documents, creditcards, etc.: Electronic ​datacapture via the ​internet is one of the ways we are ​modernising our clinical ​audittechniques.
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