HFST—a System for Creating NLP Tools

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The paper presents and evaluates various NLP tools that have been created using the open source library HFST--Helsinki Finite-State Technology and outlines the minimal extensions that this has required to a pure finite-state system. In particular, the paper describes an implementation and application of p-match presented by Karttunen at SFCM 2011.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSystems and Frameworks for Computational Morphology : Communications in Computer and Information Science
EditorsCerstin Mahlow, Michael Piotrowski
Number of pages20
Publication dateSep 2013
ISBN (Print)978-3-642-40485-6
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-642-40486-3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2013
MoE publication typeA3 Book chapter

Publication series

NameCommunications in Computer and Information Science
ISSN (Print)1865-0929

Fields of Science

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