Global Patent Index - EP 1000401 A2

EP 1000401 A2 2000-05-17 - INTERLINGUAL TRANSLATION SYSTEM AND METHOD

Title (en)

INTERLINGUAL TRANSLATION SYSTEM AND METHOD

Title (de)

MEHRSPRACHIGES ÜBERSETZUNGSSYSTEM UND VERFAHREN

Title (fr)

TRADUCTION

Publication

EP 1000401 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98938767 A

Priority

  • GB 9802389 W
  • GB 9716887 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9908202A2] Apparatus for use within a system for translating a document from a source language to at least one target language, comprising means for parsing said document using grammar rules specific to said source language, to derive a source language semantic structure; means for processing said source language semantic structure, to detect the presence therein of semantic elements which are specific to said source language, and to replace said semantic elements with replacement elements which are generic to a plurality of possible said target languages, to generate a generic semantic representation of said document.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/27 (2006.01); G06F 17/28 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/2872 (2013.01); G06F 17/273 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9908202A2

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE ES FR GB IT

DOCDB simple family

WO 9908202 A2 19990218; WO 9908202 A3 19990812; AU 743538 B2 20020131; AU 8737498 A 19990301; CA 2297905 A1 19990218; CA 2297905 C 20070515; EP 1000401 A2 20000517; GB 9716887 D0 19971015