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Information Scaling Function for Synonym Retrieval

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053827D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Glickman, D Rosenbaum, WS [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is an algorithm for reducing noise in a conversational entry document retrieval system caused by the introduction of synonyms to broaden the retrieval scope.