PRALED – A New Kind of Lexicographic Workstation

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Authors

HORÁK Aleš RAMBOUSEK Adam

Year of publication 2013
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Studies in Computational Intelligence, Volume 458, Computational Linguistic: Applications
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Informatics

Citation
Web http://www.springer.com/engineering/computational+intelligence+and+complexity/book/978-3-642-34398-8
Doi http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-34399-5_7
Field Informatics
Keywords PRALED; DEB; dictionaries
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Description This article describes the structure, features and usage of a specialized lexicographic workstation, named PRALED, developed by the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University for the purpose of development of new modern lexical database of the Czech language at the Institute of Czech Language, Czech Academy of Sciences. The PRALED system is based on the Dictionary Editor and Browser (DEB) development platform that is designed for implementations of general dictionary writing systems. The design of the PRALED client and server parts is oriented to fluent editing of very complex dictionary entries. The resulting lexicographic database contains all the morpho-syntactic information of Czech lexical entries in a machine readable form, providing an invaluable resource for both human experts as well as computer applications. The article describes the DEB platform, as well as some current DEB applications, focusing on the PRALED lexicographic station.
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