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DDLm dictionary version 3.14.0

_type.container

Name:
_type.container

Definition:

   
     The CONTAINER type of the defined data item value. 'Implied' may only
     be used in an attribute dictionary for attributes whose types are linked
     to the values of other attributes.

Type: Code


The data value must be one of the following:


Single
single value

Multiple
values as List or by boolean ,|&!* or range : ops

List
ordered set of values. Elements need not be of same contents type.

Array
ordered set of numerical values. Operations across arrays are equivalent to operations across elements of the Array.

Matrix
ordered set of numerical values for a tensor. Tensor operations such as dot and cross products, are valid cross matrix objects. A matrix with a single dimension is interpreted as a row or column vector as required.

Table
An unordered set of id:value elements

Implied
(For use in the attribute dictionary only). Determined by the values of other attributes.

Enumeration default: Single

Category:
type