ontotext(1) Get ontology term(s) original full text


ontotext -oboterms obo [-subclasses boolean] [-obsolete boolean] -outfile outfile
ontotext -help



is a command line program from EMBOSS ("the European Molecular Biology Open Software Suite"). It is part of the "Ontology,Data retrieval:Ontology data,Data retrieval:Text data" command group(s).


Input section

-oboterms obo

Additional section

-subclasses boolean

Extend the query matches to include all terms which are specialisations (sub-classes) of the matched terms. Default value: N

-obsolete boolean

The default behaviour is to not use or return obsolete terms. This option if set will include all terms. Default value: N

Advanced section

Output section

-outfile outfile


Bugs can be reported to the Debian Bug Tracking system (http://bugs.debian.org/emboss), or directly to the EMBOSS developers (http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=93650&atid=605031).


Debian Med Packaging Team <[email protected]>

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