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Re: pfps comments - clarification

From: Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2003 06:53:42 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <20030320.065342.107974548.pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
To: dlm@ksl.stanford.edu
Cc: www-webont-wg@w3.org

From: "Deborah L. McGuinness" <dlm@ksl.stanford.edu>
Subject: pfps comments - clarification
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2003 20:32:28 -0800

> 
> peter suggested the following:
> 
> "abstract - I suggest
>                 OWL has three increasingly-expressive sublanguages: OWL
>                 Lite, OWL DL, and OWL Full."
> 
> have we decided that OWL Full is a sublanguage of OWL?

Note that this doesn't say ``proper sublanguages''.  :-)

> I am using the following for the moment.  If this is incorrect, let me
> know:
> 
> The OWL language family includes three increasingly-expressive
> languages: OWL
>                 Lite, OWL DL, and OWL Full."

Hmm.  I don't think that there is any good an concise way of stating the
exact details of the situation.  I'm now no longer sure which of the
non-ideal concise sentences is best here.

peter
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