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.
Last modified on 26 August 2013, at 16:32