Info

Code
E2
Name
Temporal Entity

Super

CodeName
E1CRM Entity

Subs

CodeName
E3Condition State
E4Period

Domain for

CodeName
P7took place at
P8took place on or within
P10falls within
P133is separated from
P9consists of
P132overlaps with
Description

This class comprises all phenomena, such as the instances of E4 Periods, E5 Events and states, which happen over a limited extent in time. In some contexts, these are also called perdurants. This class is disjoint from E77 Persistent Item. This is an abstract class and has no direct instances. E2 Temporal Entity is specialized into E4 Period, which applies to a particular geographic area (defined with a greater or lesser degree of precision), and E3 Condition State, which applies to instances of E18 Physical Thing.