Beinart is upset with me for asking "what is the point of this datum?"
This seems so obvious that it may well be accepted as a datum common to both parties in the dispute.
I was using your disappearance as a datum in a problem that didn't require it.
This is stretched on a large cylinder, with the datum line round the cylinder.
He regarded the datum as divisible into perception and matter.
Suppose we should sift and sift and discard half the data in this book—suppose only that one datum should survive.
Nevertheless, it seems to me that a datum that preceded it was slightingly treated.
Is it the ultimate, or is it only the penultimate, datum of cognition?
When Frank makes up his mind what 'something' is, I'll take it as a datum.
The shaded rectangles represent the distribution of shear due to the load at C, while no may be termed the datum line of shear.