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Sweetening Ontologies with DOLCE
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In this paper we introduce the DOLCE upper level ontology, the first module of a Foundational Ontologies Library being developed within the WonderWeb project. Expand
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Ontology Design Patterns
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In this chapter, we describe components called Ontology Design Patterns (OP), and methods that support pattern-based ontology design. Expand
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Ontology Design Patterns for Semantic Web Content
  • A. Gangemi
  • Computer Science
  • International Semantic Web Conference
  • 6 November 2005
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The paper presents a framework for introducing ontology design patterns that facilitate or improve the techniques used during ontology lifecycle. Expand
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Social Roles and their Descriptions
This paper offers two main contributions. On the one hand, it establishes a general formal framework for developing a foundational ontology of socially constructed entities, in the broadest sense ofExpand
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Sweetening WORDNET with DOLCE
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WORDNET is used more and more today as an ontology, where the hyponym relation between word senses is interpreted as a subsumption relation between concepts. Expand
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The OntoWordNet Project: Extension and Axiomatization of Conceptual Relations in WordNet
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We developed a hybrid bottom-up top-down methodology to automatically extract association relations from WordNet, and to interpret those associations in terms of a set of conceptual relations, formally defined in the DOLCE foundational ontology. Expand
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Ontology Learning and Its Application to Automated Terminology Translation
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OntoLearn is an infrastructure for automated ontology learning from domain text that uses natural language processing and machine learning techniques. Expand
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WonderWeb Deliverable D17. The WonderWeb Library of Foundational Ontologies and the DOLCE ontology
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We introduce a set of basic primitive relations, suitable to characterize our ontological commitments as neutrally as possible. Expand
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Modelling Ontology Evaluation and Validation
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We present a comprehensive approach to ontology evaluation and validation, which have become a crucial problem for the development of semantic technologies. Expand
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