Project Glossary

The Project Glossary enables you to set up a list of defined terms for your project, review the technical and business terms already defined for a model, add to the list, delete or change items, and filter the list to exclude by type.

Access     Project | Glossary ( Alt+2 )

Usage

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Add, delete and modify the project glossary entries through either the:

Glossary view, or
Glossary dialog

 

Project Glossary View

The Glossary Dialog

Separate glossary items by category; for example, Business terms and Technical terms.

Project Glossary View

The Glossary Dialog

 

Save the glossary in Rich Text format for inclusion as part of a larger project document.

 

Generate a Report

Create glossary terms and definitions from text in the Notes window, or from any Notes or Description fields that have the Notes toolbar.

 

Notes

Insert existing glossary terms into any other Notes fields.

 

Notes

Notes

In the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, System Engineering and Ultimate editions of Enterprise Architect, if security is enabled you must have Manage Glossary permission in order to create, update or delete Glossary items; if security is not enabled, you can manage Glossary items without any permissions
You might include a Glossary Report in your project requirements or functional specifications documents
You can transport glossary definitions between models, using Export Reference Data and Import Reference Data

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