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ERIC Number: EJ643522
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-3318-3324
An Algorithm for Term Conflation Based on Tree Structures.
Diaz, Irene; Morato, Jorge; Llorens, Juan
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, v53 n3 p199-208 Feb 1, 2002
Presents a new stemming algorithm based on tree structures that improves relevance in information retrieval by conflation, grouping similar words into a single term. Highlights include the normalization process used in automatic thesaurus construction; theoretical aspects; the normalization algorithm; and experiments with English and Spanish. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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