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Tables (Data)


  • Data in textual form arranged in columns and rows. For graphic representations of data see [Graphs.]

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  • Form

    • Tables (Data)
  • Variants

    • Data tables
    • Data, Tabular
    • Tabular data
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  • Sources

    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, July 28, 2014(tables (documents). Condensed, orderly arrangements of data, especially those in which the data are arranged in columns and rows.)
    • found: Reitz, J.M. ODLIS : online dictionary for library and information science, July 28, 2014(table: A compact, systematic list of data, as in a table of contents listing the chapters of a book, or the Periodic Table of Elements in chemistry. Also refers to the compact arrangement of facts, figures, or other data in vertical rows and columns to facilitate comparison, usually with a title across the top or an explanatory caption or note written or printed underneath. In books containing information in tabular format, a list of tables is usually provided in the front matter with page numbers as locators. Some statistical reference works consisting entirely of tables are indexed by table number.)
    • found: NASA thesaurus, 2012, via WWW, Oct. 3, 2014(tables (data) DEF (1) An array of data, each item of which may be unambiguously identified by means of one or more arguments. (2) A collection of data in which each item is uniquely identified by a label, by its position relative to the other items, or by some other means)
    • found: Schools online thesaurus, Oct. 3, 2014(Tables (Data). Alternative Labels: Data tables; Tabular data. Broader Concept: Data representation. Narrower Concept: Two-way tables)
    • found: ERIC thesaurus, via WWW, Oct. 3, 2014(Tables (Data). Category: Publication/Document Types. BT Visual Aids. RT Charts; Data; Graphs; Spreadsheets)
  • General Notes

    • Data in textual form arranged in columns and rows. For graphic representations of data see [Graphs.]
  • Example Notes

    • Note under [Graphs]
  • Change Notes

    • 2014-12-01: new
    • 2015-12-02: revised
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