Paper: The Effects Of Word Order And Segmentation On Translation Retrieval Performance

ACL ID C00-1006
Title The Effects Of Word Order And Segmentation On Translation Retrieval Performance
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 2000
Authors

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