Remember that an entity is a person, place, thing or concept about which data can be collected.
Each entity is made up of a number of 'attributes' which represent that entity.
Let us explain this a little bit more clearly by using a couple of examples.
An attribute describes the facts, details or characteristics of an entity
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Click on this link: Database Attribute