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Annotations are an extension of database
comments. With comments we were able to add free text to objects such as
tables and columns, allowing us to describe their purpose and usage.
Annotations take this a step further, allowing us to associate name-value
pairs with most database objects, that can be used to describe or classify
You may see annotations described as "application usage annotations". This simply emphasizes that annotations are
intended to help application documentation but more likely guarantees that
they will be almost universally ignored because DBAs and Developers are
genetically resistant to anything perceived as creating structure.
Data Dictionary Objects and Dependencies
Related System Privileges
Annotation requires the privilege associated with object ownership