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Namespace document and representations was Re: Arch doc: meaning of term 'representation'?

From: Jonathan Borden <jonathan@openhealth.org>
Date: Wed, 3 Jul 2002 14:32:35 -0400
Message-ID: <02ba01c222c0$0150c150$0a2e249b@nemc.org>
To: "WWW TAG" <www-tag@w3.org>

> I would say:
> "A representation of a resource is a serialization of some description of
> the resource. The representation may be full fidelity, i.e. a complete
> description, or it may be partial, i.e. describes some aspect of the
> resource. The interpretation of any such representation is determined by
> MIME type."

One could then safely say that a namespace document is a _representation_ of
a namespace, and avoid confusion.

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