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Re: Glossary - Working UEB Stuff

From: Hugo Haas <hugo@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Feb 2003 16:39:54 +0100
To: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Cc: www-ws-arch@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030206153953.GA6541@w3.org>

Hi Mark.

* Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org> [2003-02-06 10:12-0500]
> > I think that Fielding's dissertation excerpt could be reworded as:
> > 
> >   Element
> > 
> >       A part of an architecture (component, connector, or data).
> >       Relationships between elements are constrained in order to
> >       achieve a desired set of architectural properties.
> 
> I'd suggest calling this an "Architectural Element".  Then instead of
> "part" you could just use "element".

If we do this, we have:

  Architectural element: An element of an architecture [..]

which is somewhat circular.

I do not like "part" too much, but couldn't find a better word.

Regards,

Hugo

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