Entity Definition

Logical Name : MeasurementSystem
Physical Name : CO_MSRMT_SYS

A system of measurement is a collection of units of measurement and rules relating them to each other. Systems of measurement have historically been important, regulated and defined for the purposes of science and commerce. Examples of systems of measurement in modern use include the metric system, the imperial system, and United States customary units.

Data Definition

Attribute Description Physical Name Domain Data Type Foreign Key Table
MeasurementSystemID (PK) Token ID for a measurement system. ID_MSRMT_SYS Identity integer
Name The business name for a measurement system. Examples include "Metric", "Imperial System", "US Customary Units", etc. NM_MSRMT_SYS Name varchar(40)


Parent Entity Verb Phrase Child Entity
MeasurementSystem is governed by UnitOfMeasure

Logical Views containing MeasurementSystem

Logical View
Logical 01000 - Item Description - Macro View
Logical 01501 - Item Unit of Measure Types