Entity

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An entity is a single thing or concept that exists in the world. In Freebase terms, each entity is represented by a Topic node in the graph, and has a unique Id.

Examples of entities:

Things which are not entities:

  • things expressed by adjectives or verbs, eg. "funny" or "speak"
  • disparate groups or collections, eg. "people with blue eyes"
  • higher-order ideas about things, eg. "history of Cambodia"
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