Particular types are designated in this paper as types dependent on an individual, such as SpouseOfHenryVIII dependent on HenryVIII. Other notable possibilities include car models, biological species, and various geological formations. A characterization and formal representation is provided for particular types that (1) introduces particular dependence between a type and an individual; (2) is grounded in this dependence and some defining relation for the type; and (3) provides a multi-level ontology pattern, using lakes as exemplars. This expands the range of types available to geographical ontology and beyond.
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