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Glossary

A

ARISalign
ARIS Community
Activity (BPMN diagrams)
Activity (business process)
Activity (Whiteboard)
Activity type
Activity/Process
Address
ADF
ARIS
Asymmetric trapezoid
Attribute (object)
Attribute (property)
Attribute/Primary key/Foreign key
Author

B

BPMN

C

Call activity
Cardinality
Cardinality (source cardinality)
Cardinality (target)
Circle
Cloud
Compensation activity
Connection "has relationship to"
Connection
Connection mode
Connections to connections
Creator
Cross
Cube

D

Data object
Data store
Database/Document
Description/Definition
Detail
Diamond
Display
Document (in Business process)
Document (in General diagram)
Domain

E

E-mail address
Ellipse
End event
Entity
Event
Event definition
Event subprocess

F

Folded corner
Foreign key
Fragment
Free object
Free-form text

G

Gateway
Graphic object
Group
Grouping

H

Hardware
Hexagon
Hyphen, optional (glossary)

I

Information
Information carrier
Intermediate event
IT system

K

KPI instance

L

Lane
Link
Location
Loop type

M

Memory
Message
Method
Model
Model item
Model type
Modeling support for BPMN
Multi-instance participant

N

Name
Network
Network components

O

Object
Object type
Object, structurally relevant
Objective
Octagon
Optional hyphen
Organizational unit
Overall goal

P

Pane
Parallelogram
Participant (pool)
Person
Primary key
Print scale
Process
Process interface
Product

R

Rectangle
Rectangle with lines
Rectangular pentagon
Right-angled triangle
Rule
Risk
Role

S

Sequence flow condition
SmartDesign
Description/Definition
Split diamond
Stage
Start event
Subprocess
Subprocess type
Symmetric trapezoid

T

Task
Task type
Telephone number
Text annotation
Text annotation 1 - 3
Thumbnail
Triangle (down)
Triangle (left)
Triangle (right)
Triangle (up)
Type

V

Visio diagrams