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Boosted Wrapper Induction

@inproceedings{Freitag2000BoostedWI,
  title={Boosted Wrapper Induction},
  author={Dayne Freitag and Nicholas Kushmerick},
  booktitle={AAAI/IAAI},
  year={2000}
}
Recent work in machine learning for information extraction has focused on two distinct sub-problems: the conventional problem of filling template slots from natural language text, and the problem of wrapper induction, learning simple extraction procedures (“wrappers”) for highly structured text such as Web pages produced by CGI scripts. For suitably regular domains, existing wrapper induction algorithms can efficiently learn wrappers that are simple and highly accurate, but the regularity bias… Expand
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