Data Manipulation Language (DML)

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Data Manipulation Language (DML)

  1. Data Manipulation is:
  2. A DML is a language which enables users to access and manipulate data.

    The goal is to provide efficient human interaction with the system.

  3. There are two types of DML:
  4. A query language is a portion of a DML involving information retrieval only. The terms DML and query language are often used synonymously.

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