information

  • 1 Information — as a concept has a diversity of meanings, from everyday usage to technical settings. Generally speaking, the concept of information is closely related to notions of constraint, communication, control, data, form, instruction, knowledge, meaning,… …

    Wikipedia

  • 2 information — [ ɛ̃fɔrmasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1274; lat. informatio I ♦ Dr. Ensemble des actes qui tendent à établir la preuve d une infraction et à en découvrir les auteurs. ⇒ instruction (préparatoire). Ouvrir une information. Information contre X. Information… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 information — in‧for‧ma‧tion [ˌɪnfəˈmeɪʆn ǁ fər ] noun [uncountable] 1. facts or details that tell you about something or someone: • This is highly confidential information. • Corporations are making more financial information available to investors. ˈcredit… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 information — in·for·ma·tion n: an instrument containing a formal accusation of a crime that is issued by a prosecuting officer and that serves the same function as an indictment presented by a grand jury compare complaint 2, indictment ◇ About half the states …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 Information — In for*ma tion, n. [F., fr. L. informatio representation, conception. See {Inform}, v. t.] 1. The act of informing, or communicating knowledge or intelligence. [1913 Webster] The active informations of the intellect. South. [1913 Webster] 2. Any… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 information — [in΄fər mā′shən] n. [ME informacioun < OFr information < L informatio, a representation, outline, sketch] 1. an informing or being informed; esp., a telling or being told of something 2. something told; news; intelligence; word 3. knowledge …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Information —    Information and the Human Brain    Information is carried by physical entities, such as books or sound waves or brains, but it is not itself material. Information in a living system is a feature of the order and arrangement of its parts, which …

    Historical dictionary of quotations in cognitive science

  • 8 information — late 14c., act of informing, from O.Fr. informacion, enformacion information, advice, instruction, from L. informationem (nom. informatio) outline, concept, idea, noun of action from pp. stem of informare (see INFORM (Cf. inform)). Meaning… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 information — Information, Quaestio, Inquisitio. Faire informations ou enquestes, Anquirere, vel Quaerere. Demander que informations soient faites, et punition d aucun cas, Quaestionem postulare. Charges et informations, Elogia reorum ac testimonia. B. Grosses …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 10 information — Information. s. f. v. Terme de Pratique. Enqueste faite par Justice. Il ne se dit guere qu en matiere criminelle, Faire une information. l information porte. faire des informations. supprimer, brusler les informations. decreter les informations.… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 11 Information(en) — [Basiswortschatz (Rating 1 1500)] Auch: • Auskunft Bsp.: • Wo können wir Auskunft über diesen Mann bekommen? • Zu Ihrer Information, wir werden am Montag ankommen. • Unsere Leser wollen eine Menge Informationen …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 12 Information — meaningful data (p. 3.7.1 ISO 9000:2005). Источник …

    Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • 13 Information — (lat.), Unterweisung, Auskunft …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 14 Information — (lat.), Unterricht, Anweisung, Auskunft; Informātor, Lehrer, insbes. Hauslehrer; informieren, unterrichten, in Kenntnis setzen …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 15 Information — Information, Erkundigung, richterl. Nachforschung; Rechtsgutachten; daher Informativproceß, Informativgutachten …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 16 information — lore, learning, *knowledge, science, erudition, scholarship Analogous words: *news, tidings, intelligence, advice …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 17 information — [n] facts, news advice, ammo*, break*, chapter and verse*, clue, confidence, counsel, cue, data, dirt*, dope*, dossier, earful*, enlightenment, erudition, illumination, info*, inside story*, instruction, intelligence, knowledge, leak, learning,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 18 Information — [Network (Rating 5600 9600)] Auch: • Auskunft …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 19 information — ► NOUN 1) facts or knowledge provided or learned. 2) what is conveyed or represented by a particular sequence of symbols, impulses, etc. DERIVATIVES informational adjective …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 Information — Das „i“ ist international ein Symbol für Information Information (lat. informare „bilden“, „eine Form, Gestalt, Auskunft geben“) ist eine zeitliche Abfolge von Signalen, deren Sinn und Bedeutung der Empfänger, nach seinen Möglichkeiten und… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia


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