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Ranking Candidate Translations of Source Words in Machine Translation

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000111472D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-26
Document File: 2 page(s) / 67K

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Brown, PF Della Pietra, SA Della Pietra, VJ Mercer, RL [+details]

Abstract

Described is a method of ranking candidate translations of particular source language words in a machine translation system according to the average scores the candidate translations will receive when used as extensions to current hypotheses in a stack search algorithm.