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Re: what to call the nodes formerly know as

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2001 14:31:13 -0400
Message-ID: <3BA8E471.4B2B63B5@mitre.org>
To: Pat Hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
CC: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
I thought we had decided to call them "bNodes", which would be indicated
in Ntriples by "bNode labels";  you sort of used that terminology in
Section 0, but only part of the time :-)

Pat Hayes wrote:
> What do we call these unlabelled thingies in RDF graphs? I gather
> that the use of the term 'anonymous node' is deprecated. I propose to
> call them 'blank nodes' in the MT text, any objections?
> Pat

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