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noun, plural in form but singular in construction in·for·mat·ics \ˌin-fər-ˈma-tiks\

Definition of informatics

Origin and Etymology of informatics

International Scientific Vocabulary information + -ics


First Known Use: circa 1967


Medical Dictionary

informatics

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noun plural but singular in construction in·for·mat·ics \ˌin-fər-ˈma-tiks\

Medical Definition of informatics

  1. :  the collection, classification, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of recorded knowledge—see bioinformatics



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