answer : The result of search saved in the form of visualization such as a table or chart.
filter : A column value added to search. Filters appear in the search bar as a white box.
formula : An expression applying a calculation, usually mathmaticaly, against data.
group aggregation : Aggregating a value by a specific attribute. This is also known as pinned aggregation or a level-based measure.
impression : Impressions are instances a user enters text into a search bar or loads a pinboard. Impressions should go up as users become more comfortable with search.
pinboard : Collections of related answers (search results) that appear as tables or visualizations.
pinned measure : Aggregating a value by a specific attribute. This is also known as group aggregation or a level-based measure.
reportbook : An internal name for a visualization.
search : A query in ThoughtSpot. Called a search because ThoughtSpot queries are intended to enable finding business information as efficiently as an Internet search engine.
token : Text a user can enter in the search bar. For example, keywords, column names, and forumula names are examples of tokens.
user : Individuals that can log into ThoughtSpot (authentication).
visualization : A visual representation of data. In ThoughtSpot, a visualization is the visual representation applied to an answer. In some cases visualization and answer are used interchangeably.
viz : An abbreviation for visualization.