Generating SD-Rules in the SPECIALIST Lexical Tools - Optimization for Suffix Derivation Rule Set

@inproceedings{Lu2016GeneratingSI,
  title={Generating SD-Rules in the SPECIALIST Lexical Tools - Optimization for Suffix Derivation Rule Set},
  author={C. J. Lu and Destinee L. Tormey and Lynn McCreedy and A. Browne},
  booktitle={HEALTHINF},
  year={2016}
}
Suffix derivations (SDs) are used with query expansion in concept mapping as an effective Natural Language Processing (NLP) technique to improve recall without sacrificing precision. A systematic approach was proposed to generate derivations in the SPECIALIST Lexical Tools in which SD candidate rules were used to retrieve SD-pairs from the SPECIALIST Lexicon (Lu et al., 2012). Good SD candidate rules are gathered as SD-Rules in Lexical Tools for generating SDs that are not known to the Lexicon… Expand
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