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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From data mining to knowledge discovery in databases. AI Magazine, 17(3), 37-54.
This article is an overview of knowledge discovery in databases. Discussion of recurring concerns from different perspectives about the collection, classification, and quality of data related to applications of KDD is presented.
The explosive growth in our capabilities to collect and store data over the past decades has given rise to a new field of study, called knowledge discovery in databases, that is concerned with the creation of a new generation of tools and techniques for automated and intelligent database analysis.
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