(redirected from informative)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


Knowledge; a collection of facts or data.
[L. informo, to shape or fashion]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012


(in″fŏr-mā′shŏn) [L. informatio, idea, conception]
1. Data that are interpreted, organized, structured, and given meaning.
2. A message from a sender to one or more receivers.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
References in periodicals archive ?
The more frequently a child heard highly informative examples of speech, the better he or she did on these tests.
Selection of informative attributes on the basis of simplified ratings of correlation functions
The comparison of the informative and non- informative priors with respect to posterior variance, Bayesian interval estimate, coefficient of skewness for posterior distribution and Bayes posterior risk is presented.
He then finishes by begging us once again to give up meat - again, not informative.
Since its inception, Informative Graphics has demonstrated technology excellence with viewing, annotation and electronic redaction products that address secure content access and delivery.
I THANK BLACK ENTERPRISE FOR ITS variety of timely, informative articles.
"Wars and Scars," the history of the DAV in the January/February issue of the magazine, is extremely interesting and informative. It gave me much more respect for and pride in the organization as well as an understanding of the need for support.
The event, organised by the National Osteoporosis Society, will include talks from experts, informative displays and refreshments.
NEXT week should see some informative trials for Cheltenham, with the Queen Mother Champion Chase picture certainly set to be clearer after Ascot's meeting on Saturday, not to mention the return of the King later in the week.
Educators can search multiple data sets and integrate data to produce informative reports, select packaged reports or use the program's query tools to create customized reports.

Full browser ?