Associations to the word «Metadata»

Wiktionary

METADATA, noun. Data that describes other data, serving as an informative label.
METADATA REGISTRIES, noun. Plural of metadata registry
METADATA REGISTRY, noun. (metadata) A central location in an organization where metadata definitions are stored and maintained in a controlled method.

Dictionary definition

METADATA, noun. Data about data; "a library catalog is metadata because it describes publications".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley