BEDES Dictionary

Version 2.6

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Number Of Cycles

Number of stages or cycles available for unloading the compressor in a refrigeration system.

Network Shipment

Associated functions for network traffic or shipment that enables data to network transfer.

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Network Key Terms

Key terms related to server activities.

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Network Equipment Type

A type of network equipment.

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Network Auxiliary Equipment

Auxiliary equipment enabling and maintaining data storage services.

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Motor Enclosure

Enclosing environment of the motor.

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Motor Characteristic Value

Value associated with the Motor Characteristic.

Motor Characteristic

Descriptive metrics that characterize the motor.

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Luminaire Type

Luminaire type

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Luminaire Configuration

Luminaire configuration size

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Load Value

Value of load associated with Load Category or HVAC Category

Load Category

Category of internal or external load either directly to energy use (e.g., lighting electric load to electricity consumption and/or demand) or indirectly through a thermal load to interior conditioning (e.g., lighting heat load to space conditioning).

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Lighting Direction

Directional design of lighting luminaire(s).

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Lighting Component

Components that together make a lighting module.

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Lighting Characteristics

Characteristics of lamps that indicate performance levels of functionality.

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Lighting Characteristic Value

Value associated with the Lighting Characteristic.

LED Driver Case Temperature Measurement Point

(TMPC) is a location on an LED driver case, designated by its manufacturer, which will have the highest temperature of any point on the driver case during normal operation.

Laundry Configuration

The type of configuration of a laundry appliance. Such as front and top loading clothes washers.

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Laundry Appliance Type

Type of Laundry appliance according to its function such as washer only, dryer only, and a washer/dryer combination unit.

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Lamp Type

A lamp is a replaceable component, or bulb, which is designed to produce light from electricity, though, non-electric lamps also exist.

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IP Functionality

Functions provided by the Internet Protocol (IP) equipment.

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Installation Type

Installation of lamp relative to mounting surface.

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Input Voltage

Voltage rating for lighting system.

Indirect Tank Heating Source

Source of heat for indirect-fired hot water tank.

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Inclination grade of the conveyor system.