Crow's Feet Notation

n.

Pronunciation

/kroʊz fit noʊˈteɪʃən/

Definition

A type of graphical notation used to represent many attributes or data points in data modeling.

Crow's Feet Notation is used when representing a database relationship with the potential for multiple attributes in an entity to be related to single or multiple attributes in another entity. It is a triangular shape with 3 legs to represent the plurality of the attributes.

Category

Data Modeling

Related Terms

Data Model

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