Appendix A: Key Terms

The following table provides definitions for terms and acronyms relevant to this documentation.

Term Definition
ADC AIRR Data Commons
AIRR Adaptive Immune Receptor Repertoire
AIRR-C AIRR Community
API Application Programming Interface
CAIRR CEDAR AIRR
CEDAR Center for Expanded Data Annotation and Retrieval
HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol
JSON JavaScript Object Notation
MiAIRR Minimal Information about an Adaptive Immune Receptor Repertoire study
REST Representational State Transfer
TSV Tab Separated Values
URL Universal Resource Locator
YAML YAML Ain’t Markup Language