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A computer-based system that aids the process of decision making or building of
knowledge. For example: a construction company has decided to build a new
development in a certain area, but they need to decide where to place the
buildings. They may use information gathered on previous floods (i.e. stage
heights) to help them decide.
Finlay, P. N. (1994). Introducing decision support systems. Oxford, UK
Cambridge, Mass., NCC Blackwell; Blackwell Publishers.
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