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Some articles on approaches:

Machine Translation (MT) of Multiword Expressions - Approaches
... For rule based MT it would be to difficult to define rules to translate MWEs, due to the magnitude of different kinds of MWEs ... Nevertheless, an example based MT system has to apply different rules for the translation of continuous and discontinuous MWEs as it is harder to identify a discontinuous MWE in a sentence where words are inserted between the different components of one MWE. ...
Sokhotski–Plemelj Theorem - Proof of The Real Version
... is a nascent delta function, and therefore approaches a Dirac delta function in the limit ... For the second term, we note that the factor x2⁄(x2 + ε2) approaches 1 for

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