'about' and 'describes' appear to have significant overlap

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Subject: 'about' and 'describes' appear to have significant overlap
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The relations 'about' and 'describes' appear to have significant overlap.
I've looked at both RFCs but neither mentions the other.
Is there a succinct explanation of the difference?

Simon J D Cox
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