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The OASIS Open Data Protocol (OData) TC  members have recently approved a Committee Specification Draft (CSD) and submitted it for 30-day public review:
OData JSON Format for Common Schema Definition Language (CSDL) Version 4.0
Committee Specification Draft 01 / Public Review Draft 01
03 December 2015
The Open Data Protocol (OData) for representing and interacting with structured content is comprised of a set of specifications. This document extends the specification OData Version 4.0 Part 3: Conceptual Schema Definition Language (CSDL) by defining a JSON format for representing OData CSDL documents.
This JSON format for CSDL is based on JSON Schema.
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