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Name OBO Flat File Format
Version 1.2
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1681
Classification Text (Structured)
Description OBO Flat File Format version 1.2 files are text files generated by the software OBO-Edit, an open source application for editing and viewing ontologies, which is no longer being updated. The OBO flat file format is an ontology representation language, enabling the user to model concepts that are not supported in other description logic languages.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Gene Ontology / Gene Ontology
Supported by Gene Ontology / Gene Ontology
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 09 May 2022
Source description  
Last updated 09 May 2022
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