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  • n. Anything that serves to disambiguate.
  • n. A program that determines the meaning of a term from the context in which it is used

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (computer science) a natural language processing application that tries to determine the intended meaning of a word or phrase by examining the linguistic context in which it is used


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