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terminology

 [ter″mĭ-nol´ah-je]
1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science that deals with the investigation, arrangement, and construction of terms.

terminology

/ter·mi·nol·o·gy/ (ter″mĭ-nol´ah-je)
1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science which deals with the investigation, arrangement, and construction of terms.

International Anatomical Terminology  Terminologia Anatomica.

terminology

Informatics
(1) A set of concepts, designations and relationships for a specialised subject area.
(2) In the context of clinical trials, terminology refers to a standardised, finite set of terms (e.g., picklists, MedDRA codes) used to denote patient findings, circumstances, events and interventions.

terminology

Vox populi A body of names assigned to or used for a particular type of thing. See Current procedural terminology, Dictionary, Lexicon, Nomina Anatomica, Terminologia Anatomica.

terminology

1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science that deals with the investigation, arrangement and construction of terms.

accurate terminology
essential for proper data storage and retrieval and requires an internationally recognized nomenclature of diseases, pathology, clinical indicants, treatments and surgical operations.
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The data instance recognition process (labelled (b)) in Figure 2 is meant to discover all the instances of interest in a target document or terminology based on the defined ontology.
The release of the enhanced and fully-integrated Health Language platform demonstrates our ongoing commitment to delivering a complete terminology management package, allowing healthcare organizations to unlock the value and power of data for improved care delivery.
European Association for Terminology (EAFT) (1996, Europos terminologijos asociacija);
Organizations that have not yet implemented SNOMED for problem lists will need to assess their EHR system's capabilities and determine how to convert current problem list terminology into SNOMED.
Since 2008, IATE has also become available to the general public; therefore, any EU citizen may access this database to search for terminology in any of the official languages.
To work as a Terminology Analyst, a degree qualification in health sciences, biological science or medicine is essential.
According to one survey (Stocker, 2001) the most common barriers to the use of standardized nursing terminology are lack of understanding of what it is, and the lack of recognition of its importance.
Clearly, consenting to an AND order should involve a description of the actions to be done and not done, and in some cases this should involve connecting the new terminology to the older.
The question whether libraries provide clarification of terminology used in the instructions for online users of their catalogs presented itself when, in preparation for a freshman orientation program, I thoroughly examined nine Web tutorials to which students could link when searching their university library's catalog (Weinberg, 1999).
From the first we ought to be aware that Anglo-Saxon servile terminology was at least somewhat affected by a literary traditon that emphasized 'kenning,' that is elaborate poetic decoration and variation (it is of interest that the Norse terminology was not so affected--a prael is a prael-and that the greatest Anglo-Saxon poem, Beowulf, has almost no slaves to be seen in it at all).
AIAC's mission is "to be the catalyst for the standardization of terminology, metrics, methodology and education for Internet advertising in agribusiness.
Out of the survey came a proposal for new standard terminology.