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An example of knowledge base is a database that stores information about houses currently on the market to be used by real estate agents.
- A collection of data organized in a form that facilitates analysis by automated deductive processes, such as an expert system.
- The collection of information representing the collective knowledge of an organization, arranged for easy search and retrieval.
knowledge base - Computer Definition
(1) The most common occurrence of the term is the vendor's technical support section on its website. The knowledge base includes a repository of articles and a search capability. In many cases, the content is a combination of support articles and frequently asked questions.
(3) A database of information and rules about a subject used in artificial intelligence applications. This was the first formal definition of a knowledge base. See expert system.