Relations in information

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Definitions

Relation
is an association connection between entities of information.
Entitiy
is an collection of information that has consistent meaning in a certain context.
Information
is data with meaning.
Context
is the relations to the other entities that refines the meaning of the information in the entity.
A partial or complete ordering
is a collection of relations beween entities where every relation is defined by the same criteria.
Usual relations
is the relations that always is. Visible or not. These are among others:


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