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Chossing to return the lemma/surface form/both when a rule is fired

As of now the actual term in the text is being returned when a rule is fired. If we are able to choose lemma/ surface form/ both to be returned then it will be really useful.

  • DEEPAK SEKAR
  • Mar 18 2019
  • Needs review
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  • Candice Christiansen commented
    10 May 03:34

    This would definitely be useful! Why even have the lemma/surface form if it can't be used in this way? It would help in aggregations there are multiple synonyms in the corpus, rather than having the counts of two synonyms of the same word show up separately. Also, we have a client who would like locations to show up as latitude/longitude coordinates. If we had the coordinates as the lemma they could be searched and aggregated as a numerical range.