metadata

pl n

computing information that is held as a description of stored data

Nearby words

  1. metacognition,
  2. metacomet,
  3. metacommunication,
  4. metacomputer,
  5. metacryst,
  6. metaethics,
  7. metafemale,
  8. metafiction,
  9. metagalaxy,
  10. metage

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