Last modified on 27 May 2014, at 01:24

metadatum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

meta- +‎ datum, probably based on the singular form of data

NounEdit

metadatum (plural metadata)

  1. One piece of metadata; a piece of information describing a piece of data.
    The timezone metadatum of the date field can be used to guess the location of the user.