This term is proposed for full integration into Schema.org, pending implementation feedback and adoption from applications and websites.
a type of payment made in cash during the onset of the purchase of an expensive good/service. The payment typically represents only a percentage of the full purchase price.
This element is based on the work of the Financial Industry Business Ontology project (see http://www.fibo.org/schema for details), in support of the W3C Financial Industry Business Ontology Community Group (http://www.fibo.org/community). Many class and property definitions are inspired by or based on http://www.fibo.org.