query

Definitions

Commerce

  • verb to ask a question about something, to suggest that something may be wrong

Electronics

  • In databases, a request for information based on specific criteria. This may be accomplished, for instance, by choosing parameters from a menu, through query by example, or via a query language. Also, to make such a request.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a question, especially a note asking the author or editor to check the text
  • noun a question mark
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