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The eurospider retreival system and the trec-8 cross-language task

Braschler, Martin; Kan, Min-yen; Schauble, Peter; Klavans, Judith L.

The main aim of our participation in the cross-language track this year was to try different combinations of various individual cross-language information retrieval (CLIR) approaches. We reused the same corpus-based methods that we utilized last year with considerable success, while experimenting with using a number of off-the-shelf machine translation products. We also revisited our merging approach, trying out an alternative strategy


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Academic Units
Computer Science
Proceedings of TREC-8
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May 1, 2013