Paper: Parsing Vs. Text Processing In The Analysis Of Dictionary Definitions

ACL ID P88-1027
Title Parsing Vs. Text Processing In The Analysis Of Dictionary Definitions
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1988
Authors

We have analyzed definitions from Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary using Sager's Linguistic String Parser and again using basic UNIX text processing utilities such as grep and awk. Tiffs paper evaluates both procedures, compares their results, and discusses possible future lines of research exploiting and combining their respective strengths.