# PDMS Terms

##### PDMS 2011/10/25 20:35

Term | Explanation | Notes |

CATREF | Catalogue Reference | |

CREF | Connection Reference | |

REF | Element Reference | |

SPRE | Specification Reference | |

CE | Current Element | |

WRT | With Respect To | |

EQ | Equal | |

NEQ | Not equal | |

GT | Greater than | |

GE | Greater than or equal | |

LE | Less than or equal | |

LT | Less than | |

CHS | Circular Hollow Section | |

PFC | Parallel Flange Channel | |

RHS | Rectangular Hollow Section | |

UA | Unequal Angle | |

UB | Universal Beam | |

UC | Universal Column | |

FRMW | Framework (structural components) | Does not have pos |

SBFR | Sub-framework (structural components) | Pos has to be 0,0,0 |

SCTN | Section | |

SUBS | Sub-structure | Pos has to be 0,0,0 |

STRU | Structure | Pos has to be 0,0,0 |

WORLD | First element in hierarchy | |

SITE | Second element in hierarchy | Pos has to be 0,0,0 |

ZONE | Third element in hierarchy | Pos has to be 0,0,0 |

FITT | Fitting | |

NXTR | Negative Extrusion (box, cylinder etc) | |

PANE | Panel | |

PAVE | Panel Vertex (plate point) | |

PLINE | Ref line running along the length of the sctn | |

PPOINT | Pave Point | |

PNODE | Primary Node | |

PJOI | Primary Joint | |

PLOO | PanelLoop | Does not have pos |

SNODE | Secondary Node | Pos relative to owner |

SJOI | Secondary Joint | Pos relative to owner |

TMPL | Template |

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