A structured set of data held in a computer, especially one that is accessible in various ways: a database covering nine million workers [as modifier]: database systems
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- This will search the surface Web, and will access the online databases to search for information there as well.
- Big databases means big software and big computer systems, and these cost millions to develop and to maintain.
- Access to computer databases mean instant checks can be carried out.
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