JWKTL - Java Wiktionary Library, Version 0.1
Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based, freely available dictionary, thesaurus and phrase book, designed as the lexical companion to Wikipedia. Lately, it has been recognized as a promising lexical semantic resource for natural language processing applications.
JWKTL is a Java-based API that enables efficient programmatic access to the information contained in the English and German language editions of Wiktionary:
- part of speech
- word language
- internal and external links
- related words
- antonyms, holonyms, hypernyms, hyponyms, meronyms, synonyms, troponyms, "see also" terms, characteristic word combinations, coordinate terms, derived terms, descendants, etymologically related terms
JWKTL is freely available for non-profit and non-commercial use from the following website:
http://www.ukp.tu-darmstadt.de/software/JWKTL. It was developed by the Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing Lab at the Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany.
Torsten Zesch, Christof Müller, Iryna Gurevych: Extracting Lexical Semantic Knowledge from Wikipedia and Wiktionary. In Proceedings of the Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC). European Language Resources Association, 2008.
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