Interchanging lexical resources on the Semantic Web

McCrae, J. and Aguado de Cea, G. and Buitelaar, Paul and Cimiano, Philipp and Declerck, Thierry and Gómez-Pérez, A. and Gracia, Jorge and Hollink, Laura and Montiel-Ponsoda, Elena and Spohr, Dennis and Wunner, Tobias (2012). Interchanging lexical resources on the Semantic Web. "Language Resources and Evaluation", v. 46 ; ISSN 1574-020X.


Title: Interchanging lexical resources on the Semantic Web
  • McCrae, J.
  • Aguado de Cea, G.
  • Buitelaar, Paul
  • Cimiano, Philipp
  • Declerck, Thierry
  • Gómez-Pérez, A.
  • Gracia, Jorge
  • Hollink, Laura
  • Montiel-Ponsoda, Elena
  • Spohr, Dennis
  • Wunner, Tobias
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Language Resources and Evaluation
Date: May 2012
ISSN: 1574-020X
Volume: 46
Freetext Keywords: Lexica, Terminology, Semantic Web, Linked data, Ontologies
Faculty: Facultad de Informática (UPM)
Department: Inteligencia Artificial
UPM's Research Group: oeg
Creative Commons Licenses: None

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Lexica and terminology databases play a vital role in many NLP applications, but currently most such resources are published in application-specific formats, or with custom access interfaces, leading to the problem that much of this data is in ‘‘data silos’’ and hence difficult to access. The Semantic Web and in particular the Linked Data initiative provide effective solutions to this problem, as well as possibilities for data reuse by inter-lexicon linking, and incorporation of data categories by dereferencable URIs. The Semantic Web focuses on the use of ontologies to describe semantics on the Web, but currently there is no standard for providing complex lexical information for such ontologies and for describing the relationship between the lexicon and the ontology. We present our model, lemon, which aims to address these gaps

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FP7248458MONNETUnspecifiedMultilingual Ontologies for Networked Knowledge

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Deposited by: Dr Oscar Corcho
Deposited on: 12 Feb 2013 11:55
Last Modified: 26 Jan 2015 14:41
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