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Polyphone project overview


This papergif gives a short description of the creation of the Dutch POLYPHONE corpus. It then proceeds to show how that corpus has already been put to use in the development of a number of practical applications and how it is used for research purposes.

Applications that are touched upon include a fully automatic Train Time Table Information system and the automation of collect call and phone card calls.

The paper concludes with remarks on and recommendations for future corpus development.

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