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broader and broaderMatch

From: Christophe Dupriez <christophe.dupriez@destin.be>
Date: Sun, 01 Feb 2009 11:36:27 +0100
Message-ID: <49857B2B.1080901@destin.be>
To: SWD Working Group <public-swd-wg@w3.org>, "public-esw-thes@w3.org" <public-esw-thes@w3.org>
Hi!

Something I do not understand: why broaderMatch is a sub-property of 
broader and not the contrary?

For me:
<A> broader <B> means "A broader than B"
and
<A> broadMatch <B> means "A is used/is considered in practice/is mapped 
as being broader than B"

For me:
<A> broader <B> implies <A> broadMatch <B>
but not <A> broadMatch <B> implies <A> broader <B>

You can branch me to some document or tutorial (supplement to specs 
chapter 10.6) as this is a rather basic question!!!
This question is not "academic" as it is related with practical 
development issues.

Thanks!

Christophe

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