Copyright © 2010 Marco Mackaay and Pedro Vaz. This is an open access article distributed under the
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For each , we define a monoidal functor from Elias and Khovanov's diagrammatic
version of Soergel's category of bimodules to the category of foams defined by Mackaay, Stošić, and Vaz. We show that through these functors Soergel's category can be obtained
from the foams.