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Extend information about entities discovered based on WKS dictionaries

at this time, entities discovered based on dictionaries, provide only the type. lemma is discarded although it is a required element in the speciication of dictionary and can also appear in other WKS rules

this is a critical first step element for integration of domain knowledge

  • daniela rosu
  • Jun 12 2017
  • Needs review
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Who would benefit from this IDEA? as a solution architect I need an effective and efficient approach for integration of domain-specific language
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  • Holt Adams commented
    June 16, 2017 17:34

    Can you clarify more about how the Type is provided but not the lemma.  I was thinking the "type" would or could be labeled to match the "lemma" (preferred canonical form)?

  • daniela rosu commented
    June 19, 2017 04:18

    WKS allows you to attach dictionaries, which comprise one or more n-tuples, each identifying a lemma (1st field) and equivalent surface forms. like dictionary from  'hardware.csv' comprises n-tuple (hdd, hard disk, disk drive, hard disk drive). In order to be exported in the model for Discovery and NLU, this dictionary. must be associated with a class in the rule based annotator and a type.

    during enrichment-time content analysis, of a sentence like "disk drive must be replaced", NLU or whatever is below, matches "disk drive" to the proper dictionary and generates an entity enrichment. This entity gets a type set to the name of the type, and a text, set to the surface form. BUT there is no mention of the lemma.Lemma is most important for text normalization to improve.


    Hope this helps.


  • Mudita Singhal commented
    March 10, 2018 03:46

    March 28, 2018 03:13

    I've been using entity subtypes to achieve what I think you mean to achieve with the lemma.