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SemEval-2023 Task 1: Visual word sense disambiguation

Raganato, Alessandro, Calixto, Iacer, Ushio, Asahi, Camacho Collados, Jose ORCID: and Pilehvar, Mohammad Taher 2023. SemEval-2023 Task 1: Visual word sense disambiguation. Presented at: 17th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2023), Toronto, ON, Canada, 13-14 July 2023. Published in: Bouamar, Houda, Pino, Juan and Bali, Kalika eds. Proceedings of the 17th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2023). Association for Computational Linguistics, 2227–2234. 10.18653/v1/2023.semeval-1.308

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This paper presents the Visual Word Sense Disambiguation (Visual-WSD) task. The objective of Visual-WSD is to identify among a set of ten images the one that corresponds to the intended meaning of a given ambiguous word which is accompanied with minimal context. The task provides datasets for three different languages: English, Italian, and Farsi. We received a total of 96 different submissions. Out of these, 40 systems outperformed a strong zero-shot CLIPbased baseline (Radford et al., 2021). Participating systems proposed different zero- and few-shot approaches, often involving generative models and data augmentation. More information can be found on the task’s website:

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Schools: Computer Science & Informatics
Publisher: Association for Computational Linguistics
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