Word-sense disambiguation

Known as: Word–sense disambiguation, Disambiguation, Disambig 
In computational linguistics, word-sense disambiguation (WSD) is an open problem of natural language processing and ontology. WSD is identifying… (More)
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2013
2013
Ambiguity and human language have been tangled since the rise of philological communication. One of the long established problems… (More)
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2010
2010
  • Rada Mihalcea
  • Encyclopedia of Machine Learning and Data Mining
  • 2010
E-Mail: maxi.fischer@student.hpi.de Studies[1] have shown that 11.5% of the overall vocabulary in a text is ambiguous, even 40… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
In this paper we propose a new graph-based method that uses the knowledge in a LKB (based on WordNet) in order to perform… (More)
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2007
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2007
This paper describes a method for generating sense-tagged data using Wikipedia as a source of sense annotations. Through word… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We show for the first time that incorporating the predictions of a word sense disambiguation system within a typical phrase-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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1998
Highly Cited
1998
We describe a method for automatic word sense disambiguation using a text corpus and a machinereadable dictionary (MRD). The… (More)
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1995
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1995
This paper presents an unsupervised learn ing algorithm for sense disambiguation that when trained on unannotated English text… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
It has often been thought that word sense ambiguity is a cause of poor performance in Information Retrieval (IR) systems. The… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
We describe a statistical technique for assigning senses to words. An instance of a word is assigned a sense by asking a question… (More)
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