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English-Chinese Cross-Language IR using Bilingual Dictionaries
Aitao Chen, Hailing Jiang, and Fredric Gey

This report describes the English-Chinese cross-language retrieval experiments at Berkeley for TREC-9 Cross-Language Information Retrieval track. We present a simple and effective Chinese word segmentation method and compare the cross-language retrieval performance of two bilingual dictionaries for query translation.

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