Converting an Informal Ontology into Ontolingua: Some Experiences

  title={Converting an Informal Ontology into Ontolingua: Some Experiences},
  author={Mike Uschold Aiai},
We report our experiences of converting a carefully de ned informal ontology expressed in natural language into the formal language: Ontolingua. The objectives of this paper are 1) to explore some of the nitty gritty details of formalising ontology de nitions and 2) to serve as a basis for clarifying the relationship between this and other approaches to ontology construction (e.g. using competency questions), for the eventual aim of producing a comprehensive methodology. We rst discuss concepts… CONTINUE READING
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