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American English: /ˈdædə/
, /ˈdeɪdə/
British English: /ˈdeɪtə/
(pl ofdatum)

Translation of data in Spanish:


  • 1 (facts, information) (+ plural verb)
    datos (masculine plural)
    to collect/supply data on somebody/something
    recopilar/suministrar información sobre alguien/algo
    Example sentences
    • Police time will then be spent collecting together the data and providing statistics that indicate the ethnicity of those stopped.
    • These programs are used to edit and prepare the collected data for analysis.
    • Web surveys have reduced the cost of data collection and made data analysis more efficient.
  • 2 (Computing) (+ singular verb)
    datos (masculine plural)
    a piece of data
    un dato
    (before noun) (file)
    de datos
    data analysis
    análisis (masculine) de datos
    data analyst
    analista (masculine and feminine) de datos
    data bus data carrier
    portadora (feminine) de datos
    data communication(s)
    comunicación (feminine) de datos
    data corruption
    corrupción (feminine) de datos
    data dictionary o directory
    diccionario (masculine) de datos
    data disk
    disco (masculine) de datos
    data encryption
    cifrado (masculine) de datos
    data file
    archivo (masculine) de datos
    data highway data input
    introducción (feminine) de datos
    data item
    dato (masculine) elemental
    data network
    red (feminine) de datos
    data processor
    procesador (masculine) de datos
    data recovery
    recuperación (feminine) de datos
    data retrieval
    rescate (masculine) de datos
    data security
    seguridad (feminine) de datos
    data sheet
    hoja (feminine) de datos
    Example sentences
    • Argote gives the example of old recordings of film or data stored on magnetic tape.
    • The transmitting modem translates digital computer data into analog signals that can be carried over a phone line.
    • The coherent light beams could lead to ultrafast computer circuitry that transmits data optically.

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