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This concept enumeration represents a value that can be applied to the description. typeId field. This is used to indicate whether the description represents a Fully Specified Name, a synonymous term, a definition or some other symbolic or textual representation of the associated concept.

Table 4.1.3-1 shows the current set of values for this concept enumeration.

Table 4.1.3-1: Description type (core metadata concept) (900000000000446008)

Id

Term

Comment

The description.term represents the Fully Specified Name of the associated concept in the language indicated by the description.languageCode.

The description.term represents a term that is used to represent the associated concept in the language indicated by the description.languageCode.

Note: The preferred term used in a given language or dialect is marked as a synonym. Preference and acceptability of a particular synonymous term is indicated by a Language refset.

The description.term represents a textual definition of the associated concept in the language indicated by description.languageCode.


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