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Albanian

Translations into Albanian are derived from AlbaNet under the CC-BY 3.0 license.

Arabic

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Chinese

Translations into Chinese are derived from Chinese WordNet under the Chinese WordNet license:

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   Representation - Towards Multilingualism in Linguistic Studies. Taiwan NSC-granted Research

   Project (NSC 96-2411-H-003-061-MY3)

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Danish, Norwegian Nynorsk, Norwegian Bokmål

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Finnish

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French

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Hebrew

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Hebrew Wordnet

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