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New Technology of Library and Information Service  2015, Vol. 31 Issue (2): 24-30    DOI: 10.11925/infotech.1003-3513.2015.02.04
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Acquisition of Synonym from Patent Query Logs
Gu Wei1, Li Chaofan1, Wang Hongjun2, Xiao Shibin3, Shi Shuicai3
1. The Patent Office of the State Intellectual Property Office of the P.R.C, Beijing 100088, China;
2. Beijing TRS Information Technology Co., Ltd., Beijing 100101, China;
3. TRS Software Opening Laboratory, Beijing Information Science & Technology University, Beijing 100101, China
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[Objective] This paper researches on the acquisition of synonym from patent query logs. [Methods] Propose a method based on the analysis of user behavior. Use logic expression parser to generate candidate synonym pairs, combine features such as pinyin, Chinese character pattern, abbreviation, traditional Chinese and simplified style to generate a synonym dictionary. [Results] Experiment results show that precision rate reaches 74.5%. This method generates 17 495 synonym pairs and the scale of dictionary exceeds some existing methods. [Limitations] This method is feasible for library and information retrieval with complex expressions. [Conclusions] This research provides a certain significant reference for log-based knowledge acquisition.

Key wordsPatent query log      Log mining      Semantic knowledge acquisition      Dictionary construction     
Received: 06 January 2014      Published: 17 March 2015
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Gu Wei, Li Chaofan, Wang Hongjun, Xiao Shibin, Shi Shuicai. Acquisition of Synonym from Patent Query Logs. New Technology of Library and Information Service, 2015, 31(2): 24-30.

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