Simple Translations of Monolingual Queries Expanded Through an Association Thesaurus

X-IOTA IR System Used for CLIPS Bilingual Experiments
  • Gilles Sérasset
  • Jean-Pierre Chevallet
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3237)


In this paper we present the use of an association thesaurus for monolingual query expansion and a basic translation of this query for the bilingual CLEF task. An association thesaurus is based on the corpus itself, and we expect to enhance the results of both monolingual and bilingual querying.


Association Rule Query Expansion Simple Translation Bilingual Dictionary Query Translation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gilles Sérasset
    • 1
  • Jean-Pierre Chevallet
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratoire CLIPS-IMAGGrenobleFrance
  2. 2.IPAL-CNRS, I2R A*STARNational University of SingaporeSingapore

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