AIMS Glossary lists selected technical terms used in this website and also within the information management field. The purpose of the AIMS Glossary is to collect "technical" concepts used in the agricultural information management context and to provide definitions and to link them to a set of resources free accessible on the Web for more information.

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  • Glossary

    Word sense disambiguation (WSD)

    is the task of identifying the correct meaning of a word in context. As a basic semantic understanding task at the lexical level, WSD is a fundamental problem in natural language processing. It can...

  • Glossary

    Anonymisation

    The process of adapting data so that individuals cannot be identified from it.The process aims in turning data into a form which does not identify individuals and where identification is not likely...