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A formal computable definition of a graph of resources - that is, a coherent set of resources that form a graph by following references. The Graph Definition resource defines a set and makes rules about the set.


id0..1stringLogical id of this artifact
meta0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRules0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
language0..1codeLanguage of the resource content
text0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
contained0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
extension0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
modifierExtension0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
url0..1uriCanonical identifier for this graph definition, represented as a URI (globally unique)
version0..1stringBusiness version of the graph definition
name1..1stringName for this graph definition (computer friendly)
status1..1codedraft | active | retired | unknown
experimental0..1booleanFor testing purposes, not real usage
date0..1dateTimeDate last changed
publisher0..1stringName of the publisher (organization or individual)
contact0..*ContactDetailContact details for the publisher
description0..1markdownNatural language description of the graph definition
useContext0..*UsageContextThe context that the content is intended to support
jurisdiction0..*CodeableConceptIntended jurisdiction for graph definition (if applicable)
purpose0..1markdownWhy this graph definition is defined
start1..1codeType of resource at which the graph starts
profile0..1canonicalProfile on base resource
link0..*BackboneElementLinks this graph makes rules about

Search Parameters

contexttokenA use context assigned to the graph definitionGraphDefinition.useContext.value
context-quantityquantityA quantity- or range-valued use context assigned to the graph definitionGraphDefinition.useContext.value
context-typetokenA type of use context assigned to the graph definitionGraphDefinition.useContext.code
datedateThe graph definition publication
descriptionstringThe description of the graph definitionGraphDefinition.description
jurisdictiontokenIntended jurisdiction for the graph definitionGraphDefinition.jurisdiction
namestringComputationally friendly name of the graph
publisherstringName of the publisher of the graph definitionGraphDefinition.publisher
statustokenThe current status of the graph definitionGraphDefinition.status
urluriThe uri that identifies the graph definitionGraphDefinition.url
versiontokenThe business version of the graph definitionGraphDefinition.version
context-type-quantitycompositeA use context type and quantity- or range-based value assigned to the graph definitionGraphDefinition.useContext
context-type-valuecompositeA use context type and value assigned to the graph definitionGraphDefinition.useContext
starttokenType of resource at which the graph startsGraphDefinition.start