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Semantic Primitives: The Tip of the Iceberg

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Part of the Text, Speech and Language Technology book series (TLTB, volume 36)

Semantic primitives have been central to Yorick’s approach to language processing. In this paper I review the development of his ideas on the nature and role of primitives, considering them both from the narrower system point of view and in the larger context to which Yorick himself always referred

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Language Processing Natural Language Processing Machine Translation Ambiguity Resolution Dictionary Entry 
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  1. 1.Computer LaboratoryUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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