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Re: French synonym dictionary

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2010 08:19:27 -0600
To: hanane.mahjoubi@voila.fr
Message-Id: <9B09A075-BCC9-499E-98EF-352E53A7B172@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 5 Nov 2010, at 8:06 AM, Hanane.Mahjoubi@voila.fr wrote:

> Dear W3C member,
> Iam contacting you for some information if it is possible, iam  
> working on French synonym dictionary and i need i dictionary which  
> calculate the semantic proximity between wods. I got some  
> propositions but i noticed that the synonyms atributed to a word  
> have very large conotation and sometimes it too far from the exact  
> meaning (except for the three first synonyms).
> To list few but not all the examples, i've got the proposition to  
> use the synapse dictionary, the lexical signature, jeux de mots but  
> i noticed that it doesn't answer to my needs because of the problem  
> listed above.
> Thanks in advance.


I'm not sure that this will be of much use, but you may want to look  
into using SKOS to represent relationships among terms:

Hope that helps,

  _ Ian Jacobs

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