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Wordnet : an electronic lexical database

Author: Christiane Fellbaum
Publisher: Cambridge (Massachusetts) ; London (England) : The MIT Press, cop. 1998.
Series: Language, speech, and communication.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

WordNet is an on-line lexical reference system whose design isinspired by current psycholinguistic theories of human lexical memory;version 1.6 is the most up-to-date version of the system.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christiane Fellbaum
ISBN: 026206197X 9780262061971
OCLC Number: 441038407
Description: XXII, 423 str. : ilustr. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1 The lexical database: nouns in WordNet, George A. Miller; modifiers in WordNet, Katherine J. Miller; a semantic network of English verbs, Christiane Fellbaum; design and implementation of the WordNet lexical database and searching software, Randee I. Tengi. Part 2: automated discovery of WordNet relations, Marti A. Hearst; representing verb alterations in WordNet, Karen T. Kohl et al; the formalization of WordNet by methods of relational concept analysis, Uta E. Priss. Part 3 Applications of WordNet: building semantic concordances, Shari Landes et al; performance and confidence in a semantic annotation task, Christiane Fellbaum et al; WordNet and class-based probabilities, Philip Resnik; combining local context and WordNet similarity for word sense identification, Claudia Leacock and Martin Chodorow; using WordNet for text retrieval, Ellen M. Voorhees; lexical chains as representations of context for the detection and correction of malapropisms, Graeme Hirst and David St-Onge; temporal indexing through lexical chaining, Reem Al-Halimi and Rick Kazman; COLOR-X - using knowledge from WordNet for conceptual modelling, J.F.M. Burg and R.P. van de Riet; knowledge processing on an extended WordNet, Sanda M. Harabagiu and Dan I Moldovan; appendix - obtaining and using WordNet.
Series Title: Language, speech, and communication.
Responsibility: edited by Christiane Fellbaum.


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