Synonym (database)

synonym
A synonym is an alias or alternate name for a table, view, sequence, or other schema object.wikipedia
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Database schema

schemarelational schemaschemas
A synonym is an alias or alternate name for a table, view, sequence, or other schema object.
In a relational database, the schema defines the tables, fields, relationships, views, indexes, packages, procedures, functions, queues, triggers, types, sequences, materialized views, synonyms, database links, directories, XML schemas, and other elements.

Table (database)

tabletablesdatabase table
A synonym is an alias or alternate name for a table, view, sequence, or other schema object.

View (SQL)

viewviewsdatabase view
A synonym is an alias or alternate name for a table, view, sequence, or other schema object.

Sequence

sequencessequentialinfinite sequence
A synonym is an alias or alternate name for a table, view, sequence, or other schema object.

Database

database management systemdatabasesDBMS
When an application uses a synonym, the DBMS forwards the request to the synonym's underlying base object.

Oracle Database

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Public synonyms are owned by special schema in the Oracle Database called PUBLIC.