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Table 8 Distribution of semantic groups in the MSH WSD and NLM WSD datasets

From: Exploiting MeSH indexing in MEDLINE to generate a data set for word sense disambiguation

Semantic Group(s) NLM WSD MSH WSD
  frequency percentage frequency percentage
Activities & Behaviors 7 0.0619 5 0.0121
Anatomy 4 0.0354 44 0.1063
Chemicals & Drugs 3 0.0265 118 0.2850
Concepts & Ideas 24 0.2124 10 0.0242
Devices 1 0.0088 6 0.0145
Disorders 13 0.1150 100 0.2415
Living Beings 7 0.0619 39 0.0942
Objects 2 0.0177 3 0.0072
Occupations 3 0.0265 3 0.0072
Phenomena 9 0.0796 4 0.0097
Physiology 20 0.1770 15 0.0362
Procedures 20 0.1770 28 0.0676
Genes & Molecular Sequences 0 0 8 0.0193
Geographic Areas 0 0 23 0.0556
Organizations 0 0 5 0.0121
Chemicals & Drugs/Objects 0 0 2 0.0048
Objects/Organizations 0 0 1 0.0024