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Create a data dictionary

Best Practice: 

A data dictionary provides a detailed description for each element or variable in your dataset and data model. Data dictionaries are used to document important and useful information such as a descriptive name, the data type, allowed values, units, and text description. A data dictionary provides a concise guide to understanding and using the data.

Description Rationale: 

A data dictionary is an effective and concise way to describe the elements or variables that make up your dataset.

Contributor: 
Eric Lind
Steve Aulenbach