Relationsumo#future_fn(?,?) type: pm#unary_function_typeclass of functions requiring a single argument; if R is functional, then if R(x -> y) and P(x -> z) then y=ztype: pm#total_valued_relation_typewhen there exists an assignment for the last argument position of the relation given any assignment of values to every argument position except the last one; note that declaring a relation to be both a total_valued_relation and a single_valued_relation means that it is a total functiontype: pm#temporal_relation_typethe class of temporal relations, e.g., notions of (temporal) topology of intervals, (temporal) schemata, and (temporal) extensionsupertype: pm#temporal_relation (?,?) supertype: pm#relation_playing_a_special_role (*)this type permits to categorize relations according to their roles ; this is a traditional but quite subjective way of categorizing relationssupertype: pm#relation__related_thing__relatedthing___related_with (*)type for any relation (unary, binary, ..., *-ary) and instance of pm#relation_typesupertype: pm#when_relation (?,?) supertype: pm#wh-/how_relation (*)this type permits to categorize relations according to the usual who/what/why/where/when/how questions ; this is a traditional but very subjective and ineffective way of categorizing relationssupertype: pm#relation__related_thing__relatedthing___related_with (*)type for any relation (unary, binary, ..., *-ary) and instance of pm#relation_type