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7.3.9 Comment


   A comment is a textual annotation that can be attached to a set of elements.



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   A comment gives the ability to attach various remarks to elements. A comment carries no semantic force, but may contain information that is useful to a modeler.

   A comment can be owned by any element.


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   • body: String [0..1] Specifies a string that is the comment.


   • annotatedElement: Element[*] References the Element(s) being commented.


   No additional constraints.


   A Comment adds no semantics to the annotated elements, but may represent information useful to the reader of the model.


   A Comment is shown as a rectangle with the upper right corner bent (this is also known as a note symbol). The rectangle contains the body of the Comment . The connection to each annotated element is shown by a separate dashed line.

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   The dashed line connecting the note to the annotated element(s) may be suppressed if it is clear from the context, or not important in this diagram.


   Figure 7.32 - Comment notation