[DL] Annotation properties representation

Peter F. Patel-Schneider pfps at research.bell-labs.com
Wed Oct 24 20:36:32 CEST 2007

Most DLs don't have the notion of annotations at all.

Given that annotations are in some senses extra-logical, two easy
choices spring to mind (but it may be that neither are suitable for
you).  1/ Turn them into comments in the DL KB file.  2/ Just remove

Peter F. Patel-Schneider
Bell Labs Research

From: Sara WH <sara.wh2005 at gmail.com>
Subject: [DL] Annotation properties representation
Date: Sat, 13 Oct 2007 20:57:49 +0400

> Dear Group
> I have a few annotation properties (both Datatype and object) in my OWL
> ontology. I'd like to write them up in Description Logic. Is there any
> difference from the conventions followed by the regular properties?
> For example if I have an annotation property with range string on class
> myClass1, and for that I have value "Some value" , how is it written in DL
> notation ?
> Thank you very much
> Sara W.H.

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