Line Labelling

  • Alan Bundy
  • Lincoln Wallen
Part of the Symbolic Computation book series (SYMBOLIC)


Huffmann and Clowes conceptualised the task of interpreting straight line drawings in terms of attaching labels like ‘concave’, ‘convex’, ‘occluding’ to lines, interpreted as depicting object edges. See junction dictionary <110> and relaxation labelling <210>.


Alan Karen 


  1. [Clowes 71]
    Clowes, M. B. On seeing things. Artificial Intelligence 2. 1971.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Bundy
    • 1
  • Lincoln Wallen
  1. 1.Department of Artificial IntelligenceEdinburgh UniversityEdinburghScotland

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