metadata

(redirected from Meta-information)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

metadata

EBM
Data which describe other data, especially containing XML tags, characterising attributes of values in clinical data fields.
References in periodicals archive ?
S' (Adam; 12/11/2001; Oxford street; London; UK; 16[degrees]C; 61[degrees]F) [??] (Eve; 30/02/2012; Fortune Plaza; Beijing; China; 25[degrees]C; 77[degrees]F) (Adamsss; -; Middle Rd.; Pekin; Chines; 25[degrees]C; 77[degrees]F) S (Jean; 8-9-2011; -; Londres; Royaume-Uni; 16[degrees]C; 61[degrees]F) (Adem; 13; M; Londre; RU ; 16[degrees]C; 61[degrees]F) This meta-information can be enriched over the time (more details will be presented in the Section 3.3).
Social tagging systems were originally designed to enable individual users to share their personalized meta-information systems with others (Golder & Huberman, 2006).
After argument meta-information segmentation, the candidate keywords list is produced.
If user generated content is changing the media industry, user generated meta-information could impact almost any industry.
In the e-learning field, researchers and developers very early on understood the need of defining a common language for specifying meta-information, so many independent working groups and consortia have produced a series of paradigms.
Stage 1: Registry system--The meta-information of the objects of workflow management (documents, files) are registered and managed, regardless of whether the documents are in electronic or paper format.
In the not too distant future, the concept of "document" will evolve to "data encased in meta-information": messaging through the extended enterprise in multiple formats, and future proofed and repurposed on demand.
You can modify any meta-information, add and delete keywords, add a comment (one per page) or annotations (many per pages), create "ticklers" to remind you to do something related to the page at a later time, or mark the document to be tracked, which checks the currency of your copy of the page against its source on the Web the next time you open it and gives you the option of updating it.
In these pretests, the focus is on collecting respondent-related meta-information in addition to just the data needed for the survey in question.
The applications section contains a potpourri of subject material ranging from environmental network design to meta-information systems to incorporating safety and environmental concerns into plant design.
For this reason, we believe that representing information about collections and their contained items - so-called meta-information - is needed not just to support integration across disparate sources and services, but just as importantly, to support a number of other activities in an information workspace including selecting, understanding, utilizing, and remembering sources and their contents.
of systems; * the beginning of the transition from meta-information in electronic