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Re: Inverse of rdf:type

From: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2010 22:01:04 +0100
To: nathan@webr3.org
Cc: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100925220104.7d0c1dc5@miranda.g5n.co.uk>
On Sat, 25 Sep 2010 16:17:35 +0100
Nathan <nathan@webr3.org> wrote:

> Simply, is there a pre defined / well known property which is the 
> inverse of rdf:type?

No. Given that most RDF serialisations provide nice shortcuts (RDF/XML
has element names, Turtle and N3 have "a", RDFa has @typeof), there's a
lot of momentum for people to use rdf:type rather than an inverse.

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