[n] (communication theory) a numerical measure of the uncertainty of an outcome; "the signal contained thousands of bits of information"
[n] knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction
[n] a message received and understood that reduces the recipient's uncertainty
[n] formal accusation of a crime
[n] a collection of facts from which conclusions may be drawn; "statistical data"
accusal, accusation, accusing, acquaintance, advice, ALGOL, allegation, allegement, alphabetic data, alphanumeric code, angular data, answer, arraignment, assembler, bail, bill of particulars, binary digit, binary scale, binary system, bit, blame, brass t