Arabic Stemming Without A Root Dictionary
International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing
We have implemented a root-extraction stemmer for Arabic which is similar to the Khoja stemmer but without a root dictionary. Our stemmer was found to perform equivalently to the Khoja stemmer as well as so-called "light" stemmers in monolingual document retrieval tasks performed on the Arabic Trec-2001 collection. A root dictionary, therefore, does not improve Arabic monolingual document retrieval.
Arabic Trec-2001 collection; Arabic monolingual document retrieval; Arabic language; Arabic stemming; Dictionaries; Information retrieval; Khoja stemmer; Light stemmers; Natural language processing (Computer science); Natural languages; Root dictionary; Root-extraction stemmer
Computer Engineering | Computer Sciences | Electrical and Computer Engineering | Theory and Algorithms
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Arabic Stemming Without A Root Dictionary.
Presentation at International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing,
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