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Natural language processing and speech technology results of the 3rd KONVENS Conference, Bielefeld, October 1996 by Konferenz "Verarbeitung NatuМ€rlicher Sprache" (3rd 1996 Bielefeld, Germany)

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Published by Mouton de Gruyter in Berlin, New York .
Written in English


  • Computational linguistics -- Congresses.,
  • Natural language processing (Computer science) -- Congresses.,
  • Automatic speech recognition -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Dafydd Gibbon.
ContributionsGibbon, Dafydd.
LC ClassificationsP98 .K623 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 403 p. :
Number of Pages403
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL991089M
ISBN 103110154498
LC Control Number96029470

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