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CLASSIFICATION SCHEME ITEM

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Definition:
A classification scheme item is the discrete components of content in a classification scheme. These may be the nodes of a taxonomy/ontology, the terms of a thesaurus, etc.

Source Publication:
ISO/IEC 11179, Part 3, Basic Attributes of Data Elements (draft).

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Friday, November 02, 2001