Lesk algorithm

Known as: Lesk 
The Lesk algorithm is a classical algorithm for word sense disambiguation introduced by Michael E. Lesk in 1986.
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2014
2014
This paper describes a new Word Sense Disambiguation (WSD) algorithm which extends two well-known variations of the Lesk WSD… (More)
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2011
2011
In this paper, we propose to use Harman, Croft and Okapi measures with Lesk algorithm to develop a system for Arabic word sense… (More)
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2011
2011
In this paper, we evaluate the variants of the Lesk algorithm to disambiguate Arabic words. In the first experiment we apply the… (More)
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2009
2009
There are many similarity measures to determine the similarity relatedness between two words. Measures of similarity or… (More)
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2008
2008
This paper reconsiders the task of MRDbased word sense disambiguation, in extending the basic Lesk algorithm to investigate the… (More)
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2004
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2004
This paper presents a detailed analysis of the factors determining the performance of Lesk-based word sense disambiguation… (More)
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2004
2004
Word sense disambiguation is the process of automatically clarifying the meaning of a word in its context. It has drawn much… (More)
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2003
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2003
This paper generalizes the Adapted Lesk Algorithm of Banerjee and Pedersen (2002) to a method of word sense disambiguation based… (More)
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2002
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2002
This paper presents an adaptation of Lesk’s dictionary– based word sense disambiguation algorithm. Rather than using a standard… (More)
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2002
2002
All human languages have words that can mean different things in different contexts. Word sense disambiguation is the process of… (More)
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