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Term: 
ontology
Domain: 
Metadata
Definition: 
A formal specification of a conceptualization; i.e. the objects, concepts and other entities that are assumed to exist in some area of interest and the relationships that hold among them.
Source: 
United Nations Statistical Commission and Economic Commission for Europe Conference of European Statisticians, Statistical Standards and Studies - No. 53, "Terminology on Statistical Metadata", United Nations, Geneva, 2000
المصطلح: 
علم الوجود
المجال الأحصائي: 
البيانات الوصفية
التعريف: 
تحديد رسمي لتصوّر ما أي للأغراض والمفاهيم وكيانات أخرى في بعض مجالات الاهتمام والعلاقات التي تربط فيما بينها.
المصدر: 
United Nations Statistical Commission and Economic Commission for Europe Conference of European Statisticians, Statistical Standards and Studies - No. 53, "Terminology on Statistical Metadata", United Nations, Geneva, 2000(translated).