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PLUS/MINUS - Humanities

Field label
PLUS/MINUS
Field mnemonic
PM
Field name
  • Plus/Minus
  • Plus ou moins
Field definition
This field contains the position of the object either above (plus) or below (minus) the vertical datum.
Heading
ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter either "plus" or "minus" with respect to the vertical datum.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • plus
  • minus
  • plus
  • moins
Discipline
  • Archaeology
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
Field label (French)
PLUS OU MOINS
Field mnemonic (French)
PM

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