Revisiting Taxonomy Induction over Wikipedia

Guided by multiple heuristics, a unified taxonomy of entities and categories is distilled from the Wikipedia category network. A comprehensive evaluation, based on the analysis of upward generalization paths, demonstrates that the taxonomy supports generalizations which are more than twice as accurate as the state of the art. The taxonomy is available at http://headstaxonomy.com.


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Proceedings of COLING 2016, the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics: Technical Papers, Osaka, Japan, December 11-17 2016, 2300–2309
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COLING 2016, the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Osaka, Japan, December 11-17 2016
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2016
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