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RE: What about "taxonomies"? RE: Glossary of terms relating to thesauri and faceted classification

From: Bernard Vatant <bernard.vatant@mondeca.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Feb 2005 15:01:04 +0100
To: "SKOS" <public-esw-thes@w3.org>
Message-ID: <GOEIKOOAMJONEFCANOKCCEEMFIAA.bernard.vatant@mondeca.com>

Answering to myself, sorry ...

> The current definition in SKOS Core is "A set of concepts forming a coherent scheme".

I had a versioning issue and used a deprecated definition. The correct current definition
is :

"A description of a set of concepts, which may include a description of relationships
between those concepts."

> I won't call that really a "formal definition". But (Alistair please correct me if I am
> wrong) it has been kept deliberately so, as unformal and generic as can be, in order to
> cover a wide range of legacy ...

The comments still hold anyway for the current definition.

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