||Modeling Language Glyphs
November 2, 1996
Each component of the model is represented by a glyph, the
name of the component and a definition, the meaning of the symbolism behind
the glyph and a representation of the glyph that you can use in quick sketching,
or shorthand notation.
Business of Enterprise
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||CUSTOMER (consumption): A person who
buys goods and services on a regular basis. To become, to accustom.
||Triangle: fire and aspiration towards higher
The figure is raising his arms in a gesture of success and
||INVESTOR (investment): One who spends
or utilizes time, money or effort for future advantage or benefit. To
besiege. To clothe in, surround.
Circumference: adequate limitation¹
The figure is bending over to add to the system
||PRODUCER (production): One who brings
forth, creates by mental or physical effort. One who causes to occur;
one who leads forward.
||Square: firmness, stability, the four elements,
Hammer: the power of creation¹
The figure is hammering the elements into shape
||MANAGEMENT: The act,
manner or practice of directing or controlling the use of. To direct
or administer. Hand, handle. To mete out, dispense. To be an aid, minister
||Scales: justice, balance¹
The figure is in the act of balancing components of the system
Definitions are paraphrased
from The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language New College Edition,
Symbolism is taken from either Carl G. Liungman's
Dictionary of Symbols² or J.E. Cirlot's A Dictionary of Symbols¹
or a combination of both.
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