information content

information content
information content in`for*ma"tion con"tent, n. {information}[4]. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • 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

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