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Modelling in OWL relationships depending by multiple variables

From: Sini, Margherita (KCEW) <Margherita.Sini@fao.org>
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2008 11:57:13 +0200
To: Soonho Kim <soonho@gmail.com>, "Baldassarre, Claudio (KCEW)" <Claudio.Baldassarre@fao.org>, "Caracciolo, Caterina (KCEW)" <Caterina.Caracciolo@fao.org>, linguist@sdf.lonestar.org
Cc: "Keizer, Johannes (KCEW)" <Johannes.Keizer@fao.org>, public-owl-dev@w3.org
Message-id: <BA453B6B6B217B4D95AF12DBA0BFB669029DB54B@hqgiex01.fao.org>
Dear ontology experts,
 
I have a problem on representing this kind of situation in OWL:
 
- domain is plant nutrition;
- nitrogen is an instance of nutrients (plant nutrients);
- nitrogen hasApplicationRate 20 Kg per hectar, 
- BUT this application rate depends on: crop type, season, and geographical
area.
 
I can model it in OWL full (i suppose)... see attached picture. But can I
model it correctly in OWL DL?
 
hasApplicationRate should be a DataTypeProperty? can i do restrictions on
DataTypeProperties?
or what other mecanism I should use?
 
Special thanks to Claudio and Soonho for solving the previous problem.
 
Regards
Margherita 


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