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relational database


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A database system in which any database file can be a component of more than one of the database's tables.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A database consisting of separate tables, having explicitly defined relationships, and whose elements may be selectively combined as the results of queries.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a database in which relations between information items are explicitly specified as accessible attributes


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