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donnée

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noun don·née \dȯ-ˈnā, (ˌ)də-\

Definition of donnée

plural

données

play \-ˈnā(z)\
  1. :  the set of assumptions on which a work of fiction or drama proceeds



Origin and Etymology of donnée

French, from feminine of donné, past participle of donner to give, from Latin donare to donate — more at donation


First Known Use: 1876


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