knowledge discovery in databases


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knowledge discovery in databases

[¦näl·ij di¦skəv·ə·rē in ′dad·ə‚bās·əs]
(computer science)
The process of identifying valid, novel, potentially useful, and ultimately understandable structure in data. Abbreviated KDD.
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Knowledge discovery in databases encompasses all the processes, both automated and nonautomated, that enhance or enable the exploration of databases, large and small, to extract potential knowledge.
It would be a disservice to overlook two key points about knowledge discovery in databases.
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