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Text and Data Mining > Information Retrieval
PREFERRED TERM
Information Retrieval
DEFINITION
  • The activity of obtaining information resources relevant to an information need from a collection of information resources. Searches can be based on full-text or other content-based indexing.

BROADER CONCEPT
ALTERNATIVE LABEL
  • IR

SOURCE
  • Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Information_retrieval)

EXAMPLE
  • Searching for information in a document, searching for documents themselves, searching for metadata that describe data and for databases such as text, image or sound.

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URI
http://vocabularies.openminted.eu/glossary/InformationRetrieval
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