Attribute Data Type
Attribute Type, Data Type
/ˈætrəˌbjut ˈdeɪtə taɪp/
A metadata field that governs what types of values may be captured by the attribute. Within type, values will have similar functions and properties.
For example, a number data type will capture numerical values and will typically also require an appropriate unit of measure in the UoM metadata field. Common attribute data types include: Text, Number, and Boolean.
Boolean Attribute, Data Entry Type, Free Text, Restricted List of Values