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DEAR-ONTO: a derivational Arabic ontology based on verbs

Belkredim, FZ and Meziane, F 2008, 'DEAR-ONTO: a derivational Arabic ontology based on verbs' , International Journal of Computer Processing of Languages, 21 (3) , pp. 279-291.

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Abstract

The Arabic language is a highly derivational and inflexional language in which morphology plays a significant role. However, a large number of the derivations obey a set of pre-defined rules and when applied, do not only produce a set of related words but also associate contextual and semantic knowledge to these words. In this paper, we describe the Meta-Ontology DEAR-ONTO, A DErivational ARabic Ontology used to model the Arabic Language. The Meta-Ontology uses verbs as roots and identifies the various classes formed by the derived words. Some of the possible applications of the DEAR-Ontology are discussed.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA075 Electronic computers. Computer science
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Data Mining and Pattern Recognition Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: International Journal of Computer Processing of Languages
Publisher: World Scientific
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1793-8406
Depositing User: Prof Farid Meziane
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2009 10:17
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2014 10:24
URI: http://usir.eprints.org/id/eprint/2207

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