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databasenoun [C]

us   /ˈdeɪ·t̬əˌbeɪs, ˈdæt̬·ə-, ˈdɑt̬·ə-/
a large amount of information stored in a computer system in such a way that it can be easily looked at or changed
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databasenoun [C]

uk   /ˈdeɪ.tə.beɪs/ us   /ˈdeɪ.t̬ə.beɪs/
B2 a large amount of information stored in a computer system in such a way that it can be easily looked at or changed: We're linked to the online database at our head office.

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databasenoun [C]

uk   /ˈdeɪtəbeɪs/ us   IT
a computer system containing a large amount of information that can be looked at or changed easily: The group now has a database of 3,000 members.a database for (doing) sth They incorporated the data into a searchable database for analysing different risk factors.enter/put sth into/onto a database It was his job to enter the information into the database. build/create a database a computer/electronic/online database a national/government/federal database database software
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