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PREFERRED TERM
Concept Scheme
TYPE
  • owl:Class

DEFINITION
  • A set of concepts, optionally including statements about semantic relationships between those concepts.

SCOPE NOTE
  • A concept scheme may be defined to include concepts from different sources.

EXAMPLE
  • Thesauri, classification schemes, subject heading lists, taxonomies, 'folksonomies', and other types of controlled vocabulary are all examples of concept schemes. Concept schemes are also embedded in glossaries and terminologies.

URI
http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#ConceptScheme
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