Define SQL. SQL stands for Structured Query Language. It allows access, insert/update/delete records and retrieve data from the database.
Structured Query Language, SQL- Structured Query Language is a relational database language, designed for managing data. The scope of SQL includes data query, including data, deleting and modifying data and controlling the access to the data.
- A specialized language for sending queries to database. Every specific application will have its own version of implementing SQL features, but all SQL-capable database managers support a common subset of SQL.