Glossary of Licensing Terms

Within the Licence Agreements and within the Licensing Centre, we use a lot of different licensing terminology and definitions. To help you understand the licensing terms, we have developed a simple glossary. Below we have listed the licensing terms that we are most commonly asked about.

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

Other Definitions

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

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Substantially All Database

The definition of Substantially All is "a database which on its own or as part of another database comprises all or substantially all the addresses in the United Kingdom or any of England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland". See the definition of Substantially All Database in clause 15 of the licence agreement.

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