retrieval

  • 1 Retrieval — could refer to: * Information Retrieval * Text retrieval * Image retrieval * Document retrieval * Music information retrieval * Medical retrieval * In psychology, retrieval refers to the process of recalling information that is stored in memory …

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  • 2 Retrieval — (engl. für Wiederfinden, Abholen) wird im Allgemeinen im Kontext von Datenbank oder Informationssystemabfragen verwendet und kann im Speziellen stehen für: Information Retrieval Erweitertes Boolesches Retrieval Fuzzy Retrieval Library Computer… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 Retrieval — Re*triev al, n. The act retrieving. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 retrieval — index compensation, out of pocket, recovery (repossession), redemption, replevin, restitution, salvage …

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  • 5 retrieval — (n.) 1640s; see RETRIEVE (Cf. retrieve) + AL (Cf. al) (2) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 retrieval — [ri trē′vəl] n. 1. the act or process of retrieving 2. possibility of recovery or restoration …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 retrieval — retrieve re‧trieve [rɪˈtriːv] verb [transitive] 1. COMPUTING to get back information that has been stored in a computer: • The application stores and retrieves data according to the user s requirements. • To retrieve …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 retrieval — re|triev|al [ rı trivl ] noun uncount 1. ) the process of getting something back that was lost or not in its usual place: the retrieval of cargo from the sunken ship 2. ) COMPUTING the process of getting back information stored inside a computer… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 Retrieval — Suche; Recherche; Ermittlung; Nachforschung * * * Re|t|rie|val [rɪ tri:vl̩ ], das; s, s <Pl. selten> [engl. retrieval, zu: retrieve = zurück , herausholen] (EDV): Kurzf. von ↑ Information Retrieval. * * * Retrieval   [rɪ triːvəl, englisch] …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 retrieval — [[t]rɪtri͟ːv(ə)l[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT The retrieval of information from a computer is the process of getting it back. ...electronic storage and retrieval systems. 2) N UNCOUNT The retrieval of something is the process of getting it back from a… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 retrieval — noun (U) 1 technical the process of getting back information from a computer system: information retrieval | a retrieval system 2 (U) the act of getting back something you have lost or left somewhere 3 be beyond/past retrieval if a situation is… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 retrieval — UK [rɪˈtriːv(ə)l] / US [rɪˈtrɪv(ə)l] noun [uncountable] 1) the process of getting something back that was lost or not in its usual place the retrieval of cargo from the sunken ship 2) computing the process of getting back information stored… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 retrieval — re|triev|al [rıˈtri:vəl] n [U] 1.) technical the process of getting back information stored on a computer system ▪ a new system that should speed up information retrieval 2.) the act of getting back something you have lost or left somewhere 3.)… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 retrieval — noun Retrieval is used before these nouns: ↑system Retrieval is used after these nouns: ↑data, ↑information …

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  • 15 retrieval — n. data, information retrieval * * * [rɪ triːv(ə)l] information retrieval data …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 retrieval — noun Date: circa 1643 1. an act or process of retrieving 2. possibility of being retrieved or of recovering < beyond retrieval > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 17 retrieval — /ri tree veuhl/, n. 1. the act of retrieving. 2. the chance of recovery or restoration: lost beyond retrieval. [1635 45; RETRIEVE + AL2] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 18 Retrieval — Re|trie|val* [ri tri:vl̩] das; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. retrieval zu to retrieve »wieder finden«> das Suchen u. Auffinden gespeicherter Daten in einer Datenbank (EDV) …

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  • 19 retrieval — re•triev•al [[t]rɪˈtri vəl[/t]] n. 1) the act of retrieving 2) the chance of recovery or restoration: lost beyond retrieval[/ex] • Etymology: 1635–45 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 retrieval — /rəˈtrivəl/ (say ruh treevuhl) noun 1. the act of retrieving. 2. chance of recovery or restoration: lost beyond retrieval. {retriev(e) + al2} …

    Australian English dictionary