Intrinsic Property

Last modified by Linda van den Brink on 2014/10/23 10:21

Intrinsic Property is a class in the Top level CB-NL. An intrinsic property is a property of a thing itself or within.


  • Mass: A property of a physical body which determines the body's resistance to being accelerated by a force and the strength of its mutual gravitational attraction with other bodies.
  • Density: Mass per unit of volume.
  • Surface Structure: A fundamental property referring to the nature and patterns of the surface of entities.
  • Material: The (chemical) substance or a mixture of substances that constitute a thing. For example, metal or wood.
  • Temporal Whole Part: A relationship that indicates that one concrete object is a temporal part of another concrete object.
    • State: Condition of an object.
      • Fail State: A state perceived as having failed at some of the basic conditions.
    • Condition: The state of something with regard to its appearance, quality, or working order.
    • Quality: An attribute describing the way in which a product or an activity meets given requirements.
  • Characteristic: A feature or quality belonging typically to a thing and serving to identify it.
  • Aggregation State: Fundamental form of a concrete object (solid, liquid, gaseous).
  • Colour: The visual perceptual property corresponding in humans to the categories called red, blue, yellow, green and others.
Created by Linda van den Brink on 2014/10/23 09:52

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