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schema.org typo: "antagonym"

From: Dan Scott <dan@coffeecode.net>
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2013 14:43:26 -0400
To: public-vocabs@w3.org
Message-ID: <20130829184322.GA10443@denials.uoguelph.ca>
Hello:

In reviewing some of the new Action types, I noticed the use of the word
"antagonym" popped up frequently to describe the relationship to another
action that causes the reverse result.

For example:

http://schema.org/AcceptAction says the related action RejectAction is "The
antagonym of AcceptAction."

However, an antagonym is a single word that has meanings that contradict
each other. The only case where I think this might possibly be valid is for
CancelAction...

I believe "antonym" was likely the intended term, but would recommend
that the plainer English "opposite" be used instead, as plain English
is generally preferable for technical documentation.

Thanks,
Dan
Received on Thursday, 29 August 2013 18:43:58 UTC

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