[cap-talk] Objects and Facets

Mark Miller erights at gmail.com
Mon Aug 7 20:14:43 EDT 2006


On 8/7/06, Charles Landau <clandau at macslab.com> wrote:
> Here is a proposal.
>
> Define "atomic object" to be what MarkM calls an object.
>
> Define "object" to be an aggregate of one or more atomic objects -
> what MarkM calls a composite.
>
> An "object" is only well-defined if you specify the collection of
> atomic objects that it comprises, which can be awkward to specify,
> but often it is clear from context.


I think that's workable, but I prefer David's "component".

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