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Comparing natural language meanings

Nagarjuna aju

Joined: Apr 20, 2013
Posts: 1
Good afternoon,

how to eliminate multiple questions with the same meaning

For example:
1.what is java
2.define java .....etc or
1. what is polymorphism
2. define polymorphism
3. explain polymorphism
4. what do you mean by polymorphism

please help me
Devaka Cooray
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Basically, you need some natural language processor, and what I am pretty much sure is this is not something you can get to run with perfect accuracy.

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William Brogden
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You are really talking about an area of artificial intelligence that has be the object of intense study since the beginning of computers and generated a number of PhDs.

Congratulations, you have picked an ambitious project!

A great deal of simplification can be achieved by restricting the vocabulary. Watch out for misspellings and singular/plural distinctions.


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