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[SKOS] [Fwd: SKOS properties - RelationshipsBetweenLabels]

From: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2007 17:23:41 +0200
Message-ID: <464C737D.3060301@few.vu.nl>
To: SWD WG <public-swd-wg@w3.org>, "Sini, Margherita (GILW)" <Margherita.Sini@fao.org>


Just forwarding this mail from a very interested user, about a topic 
we'll have to decide on quite soon...



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Sujet: 	SKOS properties - RelationshipsBetweenLabels
Date: 	Fri, 11 May 2007 14:17:19 +0200
De: 	Sini, Margherita (KCEW) <Margherita.Sini@fao.org>
Pour: 	Miles, AJ (Alistair) <A.J.Miles@rl.ac.uk>, Antoine Isaac 

Hi Alistar and Antoine,

I have seen that there is a proposal for "RelationshipsBetweenLabels" in
SKOS... I think this is very good matter because make more closer SKOS to the
model we are working on at FAO.

In fact, if you allow more RelationshipsBetweenLabels, and specify WHAT kind
of relationships it is, we can in fact represent all our current needs, which
are expressed in our current relationships, which can be more or less divided

- Relationships between different terms:

synonym (simmetric)
translation (simmetric)
has_chemical_formula <--> is_chemical_formula_of 
has_scientific_taxonomic_name <--> is_scientific_taxonomic_name_of 
[[related term (simmetric) : if none of previous apply]] optional

- Relationships between different strings related to the same term:

has_abbreviation <--> is_abbreviation_of
has_acronym <--> is_acronym_of
spelling_variant (simmetric)
has_plural_form <--> has_singular_form
has_capitalized_form <--> is_capitalized_form_of
(I have others but my list is still ongoing and I have to organize them

In any case this seems promising. 

I also still need to study SKOS in OWL-DL as I know its available so that I
can check if can be better used to represent agrovoc and the agrovoc-concept

Hope this helps
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