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Reasoning in Attempto Controlled English: Non-monotonicity

  • Norbert E. Fuchs
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9767)

Abstract

RACE is a first-order reasoner with equality for Attempto Controlled English (ACE) that can show the consistency of a set of ACE axioms and deduce ACE theorems and ACE queries from ACE axioms. This paper presents various forms of non-monotonic reasoning.

Keywords

Controlled natural language Attempto Controlled English ACE RACE Monotonic reasoning Non-monotonic reasoning Abduction 

Notes

Acknowledgements

I would like to thank the three anonymous reviewers of the first version of this paper for their constructive comments. Many thanks go to the Department of Informatics and the Institute of Computational Linguistics, University of Zurich, for their hospitality.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Informatics and Institute of Computational LinguisticsUniversity of ZurichZurichSwitzerland

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