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DatabaseAlternatively referred to as a databank or a datastore, and sometimes abbreviated as a DB, a database is a large quantity of indexed digital information. It can be searched, referenced, compared, changed or otherwise manipulated with optimal speed and minimal processing expense.

  • Computer Hope could be considered a database of free computer information.

Also see: Access, Addition record, DBASE, DBMS, Distributed database, eXist, Flat file, FoxPro, MySQL, Oracle database, Pick, PostgreSQL, QBE, RDBMS, RDMS, Schema, SQL