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Kaplan's logical predicate "Located', for example, has an arity of <1, 1>, meaning that it takes one individual term and one place term, as in sentence (19), which is a well-formed formula in LD.
For similar reasons, the logical predicate = had better be excluded from any place in the ranking, else it will count trivially as the only perfectly T-cosy predicate, no matter what T should happen to be.
As a remedy, this paper discusses a method to search the domain model using XPath--a W3C standard that uses logical predicates to search an XML document.