Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.0.1

A TerminalReception is the area of a terminal where the contacting with another terminal (e.g. between a connector housing and a control unit) takes place. Normally the terminal reception is placed in a cavity of a connector housing.

This class represents such an area on the terminal.

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner electrical_parts
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier ExtendableElement
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the TerminalReception. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the TerminalSpecification (this might be for example a reception number).

gender String 0..1

Specifies the gender of the TerminalReception. The gender is included in the TerminalReception class in order to be able to refer the same TerminalReceptionSpecification gender independent.


Outgoing Relations

Type Role Mult. Mult. Description
TerminalReceptionSpecification terminalReceptionSpecification 0..1 0..* References the TerminalReceptionSpecification that specifies the TerminalReception.

Incoming Relations

Type Mult. Role Mult. Description
TerminalSpecification 1 terminalReception 0..* Specifies the TerminalReceptions of the terminal described by the TerminalSpecification.
TerminalReceptionReference 0..* terminalReception 1

References the TerminalReception that is instanced by this TerminalReceptionReference.

InternalTerminalConnection 0..1 terminalReception 0..* References the TerminalReceptions that participate in the InternalTerminalConnection.