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Evaluating semantic relations by exploring ontologies on the Semantic Web

Sabou, Marta; Fernandez, Miriam and Motta, Enrico (2009). Evaluating semantic relations by exploring ontologies on the Semantic Web. In: 14th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems (NLDB), 23-26 June 2009, Saarland, Germany.

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We investigate the problem of evaluating the correctness of a semantic relation and propose two methods which explore the increasing number of online ontologies as a source of evidence for predicting correctness. We obtain encouraging results, with some of our measures reaching average precision values of 75%.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 Springer-verlag Berlin Heidelberg
ISSN: 0302-9743
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 23451
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2010 11:18
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2016 12:25
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