LINGUIST List 22.1549

Tue Apr 05 2011

Software: ANN: GeoWordNet Public Dataset Updated

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <>

        1.     Aliaksandr Autayeu , ANN: GeoWordNet Public Dataset Updated

Message 1: ANN: GeoWordNet Public Dataset Updated
Date: 04-Apr-2011
From: Aliaksandr Autayeu <>
Subject: ANN: GeoWordNet Public Dataset Updated
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GeoWordNet Public Dataset is now available in WordNet and RDFformats.

WordNet format allows to use GeoWordNet Public Dataset viaWordNet access libraries available for many programminglanguages. For Java we recommend extJWNL.

RDF format allows to use GeoWordNet Public Dataset via allRDF-compatible software.

About GeoWordNet----------------GeoWordNet is a semantic resource built from the fullintegration of WordNet, GeoNames and the Italian part ofMultiWordNet.

GeoWordNet Public Dataset contains * 3,698,238 entities, * 3,698,237 part-of relations between entities, * 334 concepts, * 182 relations between concepts, * 3,698,238 relations between instances and concepts, and * 13,562 (English and Italian) alternative entity names.

The GeoWordNet Public Dataset is distributed under the CreativeCommons Attribution (CC-BY) license terms and conditions.

It can be freely downloaded from:

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