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### Structured objects in owl: representation and reasoning.

Abstract:

Applications of semantic technologies often require the representation of and reasoning with structured objects-that is, objects composed of parts connected in complex ways. Although OWL is a general and powerful language, its class descriptions and axioms cannot be used to describe arbitrarily connected structures. An OWL representation of structured objects can thus be underconstrained, which reduces the inferences that can be drawn and causes performance problems in reasoning. To address t...

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10.1145/1367497.1367573

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Computer Science
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Publisher:
ACM Publisher's website
Journal:
WWW
Pages:
555-564
Publication date:
2008
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uuid:3aa2c8a2-e9c7-4c3d-86d7-b11dd86a5e95
Source identifiers:
293388
Local pid:
pubs:293388
Language:
English