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Re: blank predicates

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 14:53:09 -0400
To: public-lod@w3.org
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On 3/28/20 4:52 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> I am working on a information mapping system (aka mind maps)
> And I want to have two nodes related to each other
> #Alice R #Bob
> In the general sense, the type of relationship (predicate) R is not
> really known at the time of creation.  My software currently does not
> allow the labeling of edges is the reason (but hopefully in future it
> will)
> I need a way to relate Alice to Bob but I dont have a URI for a predicate.
> Is there something that can operate as a "blank predicate"? 
> Or some existing relations that simply says that two entities or
> linked / related, without yet knowing how they are related?

Remember, you can use a relative URI to make a predicate identifier.

You don't need a blank node for this problem, IMHO.


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