Glossary
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data category
A type of information stored in a terminology database. Data categories typically correspond to the fields in a terminology management system. Examples include definition and part of speech.
picklist
A list of values from which only one value can be selected for a given data category. For instance, the partOfSpeech data category allows only one of the following values: noun, verb, adj (adjective), and adv (adverb).
terminology database
a database specifically designed to store terms and information about terms
terminology management system (TMS)
a software program designed for managing a terminology database