Meaning of DATUM in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈdeɪtəm ]

n. (pl. data: see DATA as main entry). 1 a piece of information. 2 a thing known or granted; an assumption or premiss from which inferences may be drawn (see sense-datum). 3 a fixed starting-point of a scale etc. (datum-line). [L, = thing given, neut. past part. of dare give]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.