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Data capture

Definition
Process of entering data in a database system, particularly when the data collection was not computer-assisted.

Saisie des données

Définition
Processus qui consiste à encoder les données dans un système de base de données, notamment lorsque la collecte des données n’est pas informatisée.

Captura de datos

Definición
Procedimiento diseñado para ingresar datos a un sistema de base de datos, particularmente cuando la recolección de datos ha sido realizada manualmente, es decir, sin la ayuda de una computadora.