Also categorized in Semantic:
Technology Review on Building a Better Search Engine
x hide permanently

Semantic search by means of word sense disambiguation using a lexicon

PatFT ยป Page 1 of 1

Techniques are disclosed for analyzing a "context window" of a search query to determine a semantic meaning of a search word and to filter search results based upon the semantic meaning. Generally, a lexicon may be used to store forms, meanings, and usages of words and phrases. When a user specifies a query, a semantic analyzer obtains all of the word senses for a search word. The semantic analyzer applies lexical analysis techniques to the search word and context window to obtain a total score for each word sense and selects the word sense with the highest total score. After ...