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Classifying an object with a term

Reuse the name and description of a term from a glossary to document metadata elements.

Before you begin

You have been assigned an object role with the Term Documentation Editing capabilities.


  1. Open the page of the object.
  2. Click the Semantic Flow tab to define a link.
  3. In the Type field, select Definition or Usage from the drop-down list.
    • If you complete this action from the source element, select Usage.
    • If you complete this action from the target element, select Definition.
  4. From the List view, clickAdd Relationship > Is Defined by.
  5. Select a term.
  6. Click OK.

    In the object page, the business name and description are now inherited from the term.

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