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Managing business terms for the business glossary (Watson Knowledge Catalog)

You can create business terms that fit to your organization’s terminology. Business terms are artifacts that you can create, view, edit, rename, publish, delete, import, or export.

Required permissions
To create, edit, or delete business terms, you must have this user permission:
  • Access governance artifacts

Additionally, you must have one of these category collaborator roles in the primary category for the business term:

  • Admin
  • Owner
  • Editor

Open Governance > Business Terms, then click New business term and select one of the available options to create a new business term. Depending on how you create the terms, you can then decide to:

  • Save the business terms as a draft.

  • Send the business terms for approval. See Workflow.

You can directly create a business term or import business terms from a CSV file.

When you work on a business term:

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