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PAS 1192-2:2013: Specification for information management for the capital/delivery phase of construction projects using building information modelling defines the requirements for achieving building information modelling (BIM) Level 2.
It defines an attribute as:
A piece of data forming a partial description of an object or entity, where entities and objects are synonyms, meaning items having a state, behaviour and unique identity, that is, a thing we can think or talk about, such as a wall.
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