Property Data Type Vocabulary
A vocabulary for describing the data type for an extension property in ODM2. Extension properties can be added to many of the entities in ODM2 (e.g., Sites, Variables, etc.). The values of these extension properties must be of one of the listed primitive data types.
A boolean type is typically a logical type that can be either "true" or "false".
controlledList Controlled list
A predefined list of strings that a user can select from.
floatingPointNumber Floating point number
A floating-point number represents a limited-precision rational number that may have a fractional part.
An integer data type can hold a whole number, but no fraction. Integers may be either signed (allowing negative values) or unsigned (nonnegative values only).
An array of characters including letters, digits, punctuation marks, symbols, etc.
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