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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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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
This paper describes a new Word Sense Disambiguation (WSD) algorithm which extends two well-known variations of the Lesk WSD… Expand
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2013
2013
Online resources, such as Wiktionary, provide an accurate but incomplete source of idiomatic phrases. In this paper, we study the… Expand
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2012
2012
This paper investigates the effects of stemming, stop word removal and size of context window on Hindi word sense disambiguation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We present a new method for computing semantic relatedness of concepts. The method relies solely on the structure of a conceptual… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In word sense disambiguation (WSD), the heuristic of choosing the most common sense is extremely powerful because the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper presents an adaptation of Lesk's dictionary-based word sense disambiguation algorithm. Rather than using a standard… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Internet traffic is approximately doubling each year. This growth rate applies not only to the entire Internet, but to a large… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The difficulty and expense of preserving digital information is a potential impediment to digital library development… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This thesis is an investigation of phenomena at the interface between syntax, semantics, and pragmatics, with the aim of arguing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In this paper, we describe a means for automatically building very large neural networks (VLNNs) from definition texts in machine… Expand
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