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datum

Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪtəm/

Translation of datum in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural data)

  • [formal] dato (masculine) see also data
    Example sentences
    • As noted above, multiple lines of evidence (‘total’ evidence) are preferable to dependence upon a single datum or technique.
    • Statistics are used naively at best: the datum that gunpoint robberies rose 53 percent between April and November of 2001 is almost certainly a random fluctuation and not by itself useful to the argument.
    • A key datum for safe operation of on-track equipment and locomotives on railroad tracks is knowledge of which track a vehicle or locomotive is on.
    Example sentences
    • The claim that there is no analytic entailment from any natural property to any moral property is simply Hume's Law - a datum often supported through use of the open question argument.
    • Nietzsche's datum is very unlike that found in any other philosopher, since it gives primacy to our aesthetic experience, normally low on the list of philosophical priorities, when it figures at all.
    • Rather, Quine and Putnam take application as a fact - a sort of philosophical datum - and draw ontological and semantic conclusions about mathematics.

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