data entry

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a method of entering data into a system, usually using a keyboard but also direct from disks after data preparation

Electronics

  • The process of entering data into a computer. For instance, entering information into a computerized database. Data may be entered automatically or manually, and may be accomplished in various ways, including keyboard entry, voice recognition, or directly from another computer.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a method of putting data into a computer
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