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Re: [SKOS] about annotation on annotations

From: Daniel Rubin <rubin@med.stanford.edu>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2007 12:48:18 -0800
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To: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>
Cc: SWD WG <public-swd-wg@w3.org>

At 08:12 AM 2/12/2007, Antoine Isaac wrote:
>Hi Daniel (I hope Alan has now suscribed to the list)
>About two actions still pending:
>>[PENDING] ACTION: Alan to write down the general documentation 
>>requirements, in particular to those that are related to literal 
>>values, and how to represent that in skos [recorded in 
>>[PENDING] ACTION: Alan write up the preferredLabel modelling issue 
>>[recorded in http://www.w3.org/2007/01/22-swd-minutes.html#action01]
>Do you think that the "externallySourcedDefinition" in [1] matches 
>that kind of annotation?

not really a good match to "preferredLabel"

>In the example you give there :
>>Class:                                 Fear
>>birn_annot:birnlexExternalSource       UMLS
>>obo_annot:externallySourcedDefinition  Unpleasant but normal 
>>emotional response to genuine external danger or 
>>threats;                                       compare with ANXIETY 
>>obo_annot:externallySourcedDefinition  The affective response to an 
>>actual current external danger which subsides 
>>with                                       the elimination of the 
>>threatening condition. (MeSH)
>you might want to assert explicitly in SKOS/RDF that the MESH 
>definition you take as a reference comes from the MESH concept 
>scheme (e.g. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/conceptscheme)...

Specifically, you might want to assert in SKOS that the definition 
comes from the MeSH terminology (btw--your link above doesn't work).

>Not sure that it helps, but I just had a doubt...
>[1] http://www.w3.org/2006/07/SWD/wiki/EucBirnLexDetailed
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