q is for quantitative

Once upon a time, there was a termbase system called Klaara. Initially only meant as a teaching and demonstration tool, it ended up being used in production for compiling a series of learners’ dictionaries. The internal data structure was onomasiological, documenting concepts and how they are called. A traditional semasiological view into the database, documenting words and what they mean, was also available for publishing (yes, back in 2004 dictionaries used to also have paper versions).Read More »