noun. ['ˈdætəm, ˈdeɪtəm'] an item of factual information derived from measurement or research.
- data point
- datum (Latin)
Rhymes with Datum
How do you pronounce datum?
Pronounce datum as ˈdætəm.
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Sentences with datum
GPS conflicts with local charts when the chart uses a datum inconsistent with the map on the GPS receiver.
2. Noun, singular or mass
To do this, subtract your mean from each of your individual datum.
Quotes about datum
1. Thought is what we start from: the simple, intimate, immediate datum. Matter is the inferred thing, the mystery.
- C.S. Lewis