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FOUL-UP: A Program that Figures Out Meanings of Words from Context

  title={FOUL-UP: A Program that Figures Out Meanings of Words from Context},
  author={Richard Granger},
  • R. Granger
  • Published in IJCAI 22 August 1977
  • Computer Science
The inferencing task of figuring out words from context is implemented in the presence of a large database of world knowledge. The program does not require interaction with the user, but rather uses internal parser expectations and knowledge embodied in scripts to figure out likely definitions for unknown words, and to create context-specific definitions for such words. 
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