A denotator type indicates how a term should be interpreted from an ontological perspective.

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Term information

definition source

Barry Smith, Werner Ceusters

editor preferred term

denotator type

example of usage

The Basic Formal Ontology ontology makes a distinction between Universals and defined classes, where the formal are "natural kinds" and the latter arbitrary collections of entities.

term editor

Alan Ruttenberg