Polysemy: Theoretical and Computational Approaches

Oxford University Press (2000)

Abstract
Polysemy is a term used in semantic and lexical analysis to describe a word with multiple meanings. Although such words present few difficulties in everyday communication, they do pose near-intractable problems for linguists and lexicographers. The contributors in this volume consider the implications of these problems for linguistic theory and how they may be addressed in computational linguistics.
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Call number P325.5.P65.P65 2000
ISBN(s) 0198238428   9780198238423
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