A term that is an acceptable way to express a the meaning of a in a particular .


  1. Synonyms are represented as with the typeId value .
  2. Synonyms allow representations of the various ways a may be described.
  3. Synonyms (unlike ) are not necessarily unique because the same term can be used to describe more than one .
  4. The is the marked as preferred for use in the Language Reference Set for a given or .