Definition of tuple in English:

tuple

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Pronunciation: /ˈtjuːp(ə)l
 
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noun

Computing
  • 1A data structure consisting of multiple parts.
  • 1.1(In a relational database) an ordered set of data constituting a record.
    More example sentences
    • As soon as the lobby server receives a request from the player to connect, it will read all current game tuples from the global tuple space.
    • If no objects were selected, an empty tuple is returned.
    • The most pressing issue is probably the 8KB limitation on each tuple, or database row.

Origin

from -tuple.

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