Corpus Based Extraction of Hypernyms in Terminological Thesaurus for Land Surveying Domain

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Year of publication 2015
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Ninth Workshop on Recent Advances in Slavonic Natural Language Processing
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Faculty of Informatics

Web Sborník
Field Linguistics
Keywords Sketch Engine; concordance; thesaurus; word sketch; language learning; English language; corpus
Description We present two methods of automatic hypernym extraction implemented within a dictionary editing and writing system for terminological thesaurus for land surveying domain: a specialised corpus based method and a term similarity approach. Challenges of both techniques are briefly discussed.
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