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Data are values of qualitative or quantitative variables, belonging to a set of items. Data in computing (or data processing) are represented in a structure, often tabular (represented by rows and columns), a tree (a set of nodes with parent-children relationship) or a graph structure (a set of interconnected nodes). Data are typically the results of measurements and can be visualised using graphs or images. (Wikipedia)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Atmospheric data
Fishery data
Statistical data
Data analysis
Data management

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