Re: word clouds in

On Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:35:36 +0100, Paola Di Maio <>  

> just a note for future review: when convenient,
> kindly point out what mechanism exists if any
>  to map semantic proximity of different terms in vocabulary
> (is there a way to say that a word has some shared meaning
> with other words, although they are not exact synonyms
> example is emergency /crisis/ disaster maagemet
> are different flavours of similar type of occurrences so some
> properties/associated processes may be shared but not all

We have partial range/domain stuff (rangeIncludes…), which can do a bit of  
that but not all of it.

I think this is really difficult actually. It's the motivation for  
versioning, but as the recent thread on changing namespaces for RDF basics  
shows, versioning is actually really hard to do in practice :(



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