DefExt: A Semi Supervised Definition Extraction Tool

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We present DEFEXT, an easy to use semi supervised Definition Extraction Tool. DEFEXT is designed to extract from a target corpus those textual fragments where a term is explicitly mentioned together with its core features, i.e. its definition. It works on the back of a Conditional Random Fields based sequential labeling algorithm and a bootstrapping… (More)

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@article{Anke2016DefExtAS, title={DefExt: A Semi Supervised Definition Extraction Tool}, author={Luis Espinosa Anke and Roberto Carlini and Horacio Saggion and Francesco Ronzano}, journal={CoRR}, year={2016}, volume={abs/1606.02514} }