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data manipulation language

data manipulation language in Technology

language, database
(DML, or Data Management Language) A language for the manipulation of data in a database by applications and/or directly by end-users.
SQL contains DML commands such as INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE.
See also Data Definition Language (DDL).
(1999-04-26)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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