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Word sense

Known as: Linguistic sense, Sense (disambiguation), Sense (linguistics) 
In linguistics, a word sense is one of the meanings of a word. For example, a dictionary may have over 50 different senses of the word play, each of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Entity Linking (EL) and Word Sense Disambiguation (WSD) both address the lexical ambiguity of language. But while the two tasks… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This paper generalizes the Adapted Lesk Algorithm of Banerjee and Pedersen (2002) to a method of word sense disambiguation based… 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
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This paper presents context-group discrimination, a disambiguation algorithm based on clustering. Senses are interpreted as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This chapter contains sections titled: Introducfion, Training and Testing Data, Experiment 1: The Local Context Classifier… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
ANIMATE, HUMAN, etc. and encode type restrictions on nouns and adjectives and on the arguments of verbs. Subject codes use… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This paper presents an unsupervised learning algorithm for sense disambiguation that, when trained on unannotated English text… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
This paper describes a program that disambiguates English word senses in unrestricted text using statistical models of the major… Expand
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