descriptor
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /dɪˈskɹɪptə(ɹ)/
Noun

descriptor (plural descriptors)

  1. That which describes; a word, phrase, etc. serving as a description.
    1. (computing) The name of a category of data in an information storage and retrieval system.
    2. (information science) A word that describes the subject of an article or book; an index term.
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