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definition-Type

Definition:

Type specifies the category of a Planguage-Concept. Categories for Type may be defined both by Planguage and by local extensions.

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Concept Number: *398
English Master: Type
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: Concept Type

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Type

Parameter [Classification].


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Notes

1. Type classifications can be explicit.
Example:
Maintaining Standards:
Type: Function. “Explicit specification of “Type.”

2. Type classifications can be implicit. Type can be implied by Content and Context.
Examples:
Usability: Objective. “Implicit use of “Type.””

Requirements Section. “Implicit Type given by use in a heading.”

3. In this glossary, Type is used explicitly to state the categories of the Planguage-Concepts. A list of Planguage Types is given in Appendix

4. Type can be specified as a hierarchy.
Example:
Requirements.Performance.Quality.


5. A specific Specification-Type may demand certain Rules of specification are followed, or imply certain properties. For example, a “Performance” Type will always require a defined Quantification-Scale as it is Scalar, but “Design” will not, as it is Binary.


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