bricobase is an organic ontology using semantic knowledge to link resources and knowledge from around the web.

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  • The dashbar at the top of the display for a particular concept provides direct access to various interesting functions, for example:
  • New Search
  • 17+More meanings
  • Social Tag Mash
  • Wikipedia page
  • Map this location
  • Words entered in the search field are partially disambiguated and limited spelling correction is done. Some special syntaxes can speed up access and provide other useful functions, e.g.
  • Paris, Texas The English comma convention can be used to identify a place in a geographic context.
  • fish:food A colon can be used to identify a particular meaning of an ambiguous word.
  • ~Galactica A tilde causes the search to try much harder to find matching concepts.
  • Contextual queries can find concepts based on associations. Contextual queries start with a question mark '?' and limited spelling correction is done. Some special syntaxes can speed up access and provide other useful functions, e.g.
  • Paris, Texas The English comma convention can be used to identify a place in a geographic context.
  • fish:food A colon can be used to identify a particular meaning of an ambiguous word.
  • ~Galactica A tilde causes the search to try much harder to find matching concepts.
  • The default display language is based on your iPhone settings. While browsing, you can view a particular concept in another language, but the default language is unchanged.
    You can change your default language here
  • bricobase includes over 6,000,000 concepts, over 125,000,000 base facts described by nearly 30,000,000 words or phrases linked across over 50 languages