It is not LOD, It is LO"daic"

Level of Development as a concept is the sum of different aspects that define the information and geometry of each element not only the level of detailing.

The lowdown on LODs: Bringing clarity to BIM

There’s the LOD that means “level of detail” and the LOD that means “level of development.” They’re both legitimate concepts that are relevant to 3D design, so the fact that they share an acronym is ...