Definitions for disambiguation

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•am•big•u•ateˌdɪs æmˈbɪg yuˌeɪt(v.t.)-at•ed, -at•ing.

  1. to remove the ambiguity from; make unambiguous.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of disambiguate:

1960–65; dis -1+ambigu (ous ) + -ate1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. disambiguation(noun)

    clarification that follows from the removal of ambiguity


  1. disambiguation(Noun)

    The removal of ambiguity.

    The lexical disambiguation relies on looking ahead to identify possible senses.


  1. Disambiguation

    Disambiguation refers to the process of splitting an audio stream into separate audio files. These files may or may not be tagged with metadata which gives information about the track, such as the title or artist.

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