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Tractable Databases : How to Make Propositional Unit ResolutionComplete through CompilationAlvaro

@inproceedings{DelVal1994TractableD,
  title={Tractable Databases : How to Make Propositional Unit ResolutionComplete through CompilationAlvaro},
  author={Alvaro Del Val},
  year={1994}
}
We present procedures to compile any propo-sitional clausal database into a logically equivalent \compiled" database ? such that, for any clause C, j = C if and only if there is a unit refutation of ? :C. It follows that once the compilation process is complete any query about the logical consequences of can be correctly answered in time linear in the sum of the sizes of ? and the query. The compiled database ? is for all but one of the procedures a subset of the set PI(() of prime implicates… 
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