Correct term for collating/summarizing/consolidating/inferring from below

Gregor Hagedorn G.Hagedorn at BBA.DE
Tue Mar 11 18:38:06 CET 2003

(While I am still working on the Paris minutes and related documents,
I would like to raise a minor point:)

What term should we use for the process of inferring and collecting
information from multiple descriptions into a generated description?
Bob raised the point that "collation" may be inappropriate or

Please take a look at:

and send your comments to the list!

thanks, Gregor
Gregor Hagedorn (G.Hagedorn at
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Federal Research Center for Agriculture and Forestry (BBA)
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