This page contains links to definitions for commonly-used terms in Ontogenesis.
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http://ontogenesis.knowledgeblog.org/glossary#term. Specifically, all links are lowercase (“#owl” rather than “#OWL”), and any punctuation such as “+” has been removed (“#damloil” rather than “#daml+oil).
DAML+OIL (DARPA Agent Markup Language + Ontology Inference Layer/Ontology Interchange Language) http://www.daml.org/
DL (Description Logics) http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/REC-owl-features-20040210/#DescriptionLogics
OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies) http://www.obofoundry.org
OIL (Ontology Inference Layer/Ontology Interchange Language) http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TITB.2002.1006300
OWL (Web Ontology Language) http://www.w3.org/2007/OWL/