ISABEL - 2006-03-08

HI,
CAN I GROUP THE SYNONYMS (SYNSETS) OF A WORD BY SIMILARITY, USING API JWNL?
For EXAMPLE: TABLE

6 senses of table                                                      

Sense 1
table, tabular array -- (a set of data arranged in rows and columns; "see table 1")
       => array -- (an orderly arrangement: "an array of troops in battle order")

Sense 2
table -- (a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table")
       => furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture -- (artifacts that make a room ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room")

Sense 3
table -- (a piece of furniture with tableware for a meal laid out on it; "I reserved a table at my favorite restaurant")
       => furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture -- (artifacts that make a room ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room")

Sense 4
mesa, table -- (flat tableland with steep edges; "the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water")
       => tableland, plateau -- (a flat highland)

Sense 5
table -- (a company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game; "he entertained the whole table with his witty remarks")
       => gathering, assemblage -- (a group of persons together in one place)

Sense 6
board, table -- (food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board")
       => fare -- (the food and drink that are regularly consumed)

Synonyms, grouped by similarity

Sense 2
table -- (a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table")
       => furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture -- (artifacts that make a room ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room")

Sense 3
table -- (a piece of furniture with tableware for a meal laid out on it; "I reserved a table at my favorite restaurant")
       => furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture -- (artifacts that make a room ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room")
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Sense 4
mesa, table -- (flat tableland with steep edges; "the tribe was relatively safe on the mesa but they had to descend into the valley for water")
       => tableland, plateau -- (a flat highland)

Sense 6
board, table -- (food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board")
       => fare -- (the food and drink that are regularly consumed)
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Sense 1
table, tabular array -- (a set of data arranged in rows and columns; "see table 1")
       => array -- (an orderly arrangement: "an array of troops in battle order")
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Sense 5
table -- (a company of people assembled at a table for a meal or game; "he entertained the whole table with his witty remarks")
       => gathering, assemblage -- (a group of persons together in one place)
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Thanks