Paper: An Overview Of DR-LINK And Its Approach To Document Filtering

ACL ID H93-1072
Title An Overview Of DR-LINK And Its Approach To Document Filtering
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Main Conference
Year 1993
Authors

On the one hand, the use of SFCs takes care of the "synonymous phrasing" problem by representing text at a level above the word-level by the assignment of one SFC from amongst 124 possible codes to each word in the document. This means that ff four synonymous terms were used within a text, our system would assign each of them the same SFC since they share a common domain which would be reflected by their sharing a common SFC. For example, several documents that discuss the effects of recent political movements on legislation regarding civil rights would have similar SFC vector representations even though the vocabulary choices of the individual authors might be quite varied. Even more importantly, if a user who is seeking documents on this same topic expresses her 359 A U. S. magistrate in...