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Glossary Term: 

Database Management System

A software package designed to define, manipulate, retrieve and manage data in a database. A DBMS generally manipulates the data itself, the data format, field names, record structure and file structure. It also defines rules to validate and manipulate this data. Examples: MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, dBASE, and FoxPro.

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