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The action of Labeling a Document as Relevant or Non-Relevant, or the set of Labels resulting from that action. Sometimes interpreted narrowly to include only the result(s) of a Manual Review effort; sometimes interpreted more broadly to include automated or semi-automated Labeling efforts. Coding is generally the term used in the legal industry; Labeling is the equivalent term in Information Retrieval. 1


  1. Maura R. Grossman and Gordon V. Cormack, EDRM page & The Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology-Assisted Review, with Foreword by John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge2013 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 7 (January 2013).
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