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Abstract

We propose ontological blending as a new method for ‘creatively’ combining ontologies.

Keywords

Ontologies Creativity in AI Blending Algebraic Semiotics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joana Hois
    • 1
  • Oliver Kutz
    • 1
  • Till Mossakowski
    • 1
  • John Bateman
    • 1
  1. 1.SFB/TR 8 Spatial CognitionUniversity of BremenGermany

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