An ontological framework for modeling the contents of definitions

  title={An ontological framework for modeling the contents of definitions},
  author={S. Sepp{\"a}l{\"a}},
This paper addresses the troublesome question of feature selection and content prediction in definition writing. I present the basis of definition-authoring tools that can be used across a range of contexts, independently of the domain and language of the definitions. In addition to being domain- and language-independent, these tools should be easily tailorable to specific domains. Thus, my work seeks to contribute to developing generic definition-writing aids that can be tailored to a range of… 

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