ERIC Number: ED031108
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Research in Automatic Russian-English Scientific and Technical Lexicography. Final Report.
Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI.
Techniques of reversing English-Russian scientific and technical dictionaries into Russian-English versions through semi-automated compilation are described. Sections on manual and automatic processing discuss pre- and post-editing, the task program, updater (correction of errors and revision by specialist in a given field), the system employed for the rearrangement of entry pairs into a Russian alphabetization, and the final formatter program. Also included are explanations of arrangements made for the publication of the individual computer-reversed dictionaries. Appendixes include information on dictionaries selected for reversal, a system design flowchart, examples of the text in various stages, keypunch information, meeting agenda, and a letter to the dictionaries' reviewers. (AF)
Descriptors: Computational Linguistics, Computer Programs, Dictionaries, Glossaries, Language Research, Lexicography, Machine Translation, Programing, Russian, Scientific Concepts, Scientific Research, Technical Occupations, Technical Writing
Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB-180 930, MF $.65, HC $3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Div. of Science Information.
Authoring Institution: Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI.
Identifiers: Michigan; Wayne State University MI