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Re: [ontolog-forum] Semantic patterns and logic expression

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From: Christopher Menzel <cmenzel@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 21 Feb 2010 14:05:17 -0600
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On Feb 21, 2010, at 12:57 PM, Jim Rhyne wrote:
> I frequently have to define a semantic pattern, but find that it cannot be 
>expressed in the current versions of DL, or OWL Full, or in FOL.    (01)

I'm afraid I don't believe you. :-)  Can you give an example of a semantic 
pattern you can't express in FOL?  (You are of course correct about the 
limitations of OWL-DL, but those exist by design in order to preserve 
decidability.)    (02)

Chris Menzel    (03)

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