HyperDic: data_format

English > 1 sense of the expression data format:
NOUNcommunicationdata format, format, formatting, data formattingthe organization of information according to preset specifications (usually for computer processing)
English > data format: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe organization of information according to preset specifications (usually for computer processing).
Synonymsformat, formatting, data formatting
Categorycomputer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing systemA machine for performing calculations automatically
Narrowerhigh-level formatting(computer science) the format for the root directory and the file allocation tables and other basic configurations
low-level formatting, initialization, initialisation(computer science) the format of sectors on the surface of a hard disk drive so that the operating system can access them and setting a starting position
Broaderinformation, infoA message received and understood
Spanishformato
Catalanformat

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