WordNet : an electronic lexical database

@article{Fellbaum2000WordNetA,
  title={WordNet : an electronic lexical database},
  author={Christiane D. Fellbaum},
  journal={Language},
  year={2000},
  volume={76},
  pages={706}
}
Part 1 The lexical database: nouns in WordNet, George A. Miller modifiers in WordNet, Katherine J. Miller a semantic network of English verbs, Christiane Fellbaum design and implementation of the WordNet lexical database and searching software, Randee I. Tengi. Part 2: automated discovery of WordNet relations, Marti A. Hearst representing verb alterations in WordNet, Karen T. Kohl et al the formalization of WordNet by methods of relational concept analysis, Uta E. Priss. Part 3 Applications of… Expand
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His research interests include principle-based broad-coverage parsing, information extraction, word sense disambiguation, and learning from parsed corpora. Lin's address is
  • His research interests include principle-based broad-coverage parsing, information extraction, word sense disambiguation, and learning from parsed corpora. Lin's address is