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dc.contributor.authorJarrar, Mustafa
dc.identifier.citationMustafa Jarrar: Towards the notion of gloss, and the adoption of linguistic resources in formal ontology engineering. In proceedings of the 15th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2006). Edinburgh, Scotland. Pages 497-503. ACM Press. ISBN: 1595933239. May 2006.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn this paper, we first introduce the notion of gloss for ontology engineering purposes. We propose that each vocabulary in an ontology should have a gloss. A gloss basically is an informal description of the meaning of a vocabulary that is supposed to render factual and critical knowledge to understanding a concept, but that is unreasonable or very difficult to formalize and/or articulate formally. We present a set of guidelines on what should and should not be provided in a gloss. Second, we propose to incorporate linguistic resources in the ontology engineering process. We clarify the importance of using lexical resources as a "consensus reference" in ontology engineering, and so enabling the adoption of the glosses found in these resources. A linguistic resource (i.e. its list of terms and their definitions) shall be seen as a shared vocabulary space for ontologies. We present an ontology engineering software tool (called DogmaModeler), and illustrate its support of reusing of WordNet's terms and glosses in ontology modelingen_US
dc.subjectSemantic computingen_US
dc.subjectSemantics - Data processingen_US
dc.subjectOntologies (Information retrieval)en_US
dc.subjectArtificial intelligenceen_US
dc.subjectComputational linguisticsen_US
dc.subject.lcshEnglish language - Semantics
dc.subject.lcshEnglish language - Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
dc.titleTowards the notion of gloss, and the adoption of linguistic resources in formal ontology engineeringen_US
newfileds.departmentEngineering and Technologyen_US
newfileds.conferenceInternational World Wide Web Conference (2006 : Edinburgh, Scotland)en_US
newfileds.general-subjectComputers and Information Technology | الحاسوب وتكنولوجيا المعلوماتen_US
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