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In this particularly well written volume Graeme Hirst presents a theoretically motivated foundation for semantic interpretation (conceptual analysis) by computer, and shows how this framework facilitates the resolution of both lexical and syntactic ambiguities.
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- Date Published: March 1992
- format: Paperback
- isbn: 9780521428989
- length: 280 pages
- dimensions: 229 x 152 x 16 mm
- weight: 0.42kg
- availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
Table of Contents
2. Semantic interpretation
3. The Absity semantic interpreter
4. Lexical disambiguation
5. Polaroid words
6. Structural disambiguation
7. The semantic enquiry desk
9. Speculations, partially baked ideas, and exercises for the reader
Index of names
Index of subjects.
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