general agreement, characterized by the absence of sustained opposition to substantial issues by any important part of the concerned interests and by a process that involves seeking to take into account the views of all parties concerned and to reconcile any conflicting arguments NOTE Consensus need not imply unanimity. [SOURCE: ISO/IEC Guide 2:2004, 1.7] PAS […]

data sheet

data template that is populated PAS 14191:2020

delta exchange

exchange of only changed information between two synonymous sources PAS 14191:2020

major change

change that affects the meaning, function or intended useNOTE Definition applies to properties and groups of properties.PAS 14191:2020


Metadata provides information about a certain item’s content; metadata can make finding and work with particular instances of data easier. For example, an image may include metadata that describes the colour depth, image resolution, creation date, and more. A text document’s metadata may contain information about a number of words, authors name, when the document […]

minor change

change that does not affect the meaning, function or intended use NOTE 1 Definition applies to properties and groups of properties.NOTE 2 Examples of this type of change are new translation, rectification of typographical errors.PAS 14191:2020


inherent or acquired feature of an item[SOURCE: BS ISO 6707-1:2017,] NOTE Examples include thermal efficiency, heat flow, sound reduction index and acoustic power level.PAS 14191:2020

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Built environment – Management and operation of interconnected construction data dictionaries Specification