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A freeware Japanese and Chinese segmenter (segmentation/tokenizing) tool.

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Older Versions

All previous releases of SegmentAnt can be found at the following link. <.exe> files are for Windows. <.zip> files are for Macintosh OS X. <.tar.gz> files are for Linux.

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Development Road Map

My current tentative plans.

Status Description
Under development
  • Nothing at present.
Plans for 2018
and beyond
  • Add a Part-Of-Speech (POS) tagger for processing Asian languages.
  • Your suggestions come here...

Citing/Referencing SegmentAnt

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