Definitions for "Information Object"
An object that occurs in an Information Specification . source: TINA-C domain: Information Model usage: EU-P103
A text passage, Web page(s), applet, etc. that focuses on a single piece of information. It might explain a concept, illustrate a principle or describe a process. (Single) exercises are often considered information objects. See: Granularity, Interoperability and Layers Matrix for more info the relationship with reusability.
The smallest useful piece of information that can be used and re-used, such as an illustration, a question, a definition, a procedure, or a sound.
a locution (set of words, phrases, sentences, etc