WordNet Atlas : a web application for visualizing WordNet as a zoomable map

@inproceedings{Abrate2011WordNetA,
  title={WordNet Atlas : a web application for visualizing WordNet as a zoomable map},
  author={Matteo Abrate and Clara Bacciu and Andrea Marchetti and Maurizio Tesconi},
  year={2011}
}
The English WordNet is a lexical database containing more than 206,900 wordconcept pairs and more than 377,500 semantic and lexical links. Trying to visualize them all at once as a node-link diagram results in a representation which can be too big and complex for the user to grasp, and which cannot be easily processed by current web technologies. We propose a visualization technique based on the concept of semantic zooming, usually found in popular web map applications. This technique makes it… CONTINUE READING
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