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When UML is used to model things that belong to a specific domain, it is common to provide profiles to extend the base modeling language (i.e. UML) and offer some vocabulary for the target domain: the stereotypes

The result is a Domain Specific Modeling Language (DSML).

In the process of modeling, common basic elements like Packages, Classes, Attributes and Operations as well as References are used and – if applicable – attributed with a Stereotypes from the target domain.