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Questions about Entity expressions and the use of standardized representations of specific real-world entities.

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How to Structure A Simple EntityStore

I have modified a simple example from the documentation: ...
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Using Contains* symbols to create implicitly defined entity classes

The following line finds the higher ed institutions in New York without a Carnegie classification: ...
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What procedures do you take to find the right Entity?

What procedures are there to find entities ? I understand little about entities. I use free form input or wolfram alpha as a cry for help. What systematic procedures are there for narrowing down a ...
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How to check whether an object is an Entity or not?

Perhaps this is trivial - if so I am happy to delete. I have a mixed list of objects that are Entities and strings. Is there a way of telling the difference between them ? For example we have the ...
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Most Populous Cities [duplicate]

Consider the following code that generates an entity association for the top ten most populous cities in WV: ...
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Create Items that have same type/class as existing Wolfram Class

I'm working on a food log using Wolfram Language and I've got a conundrum. I would like to use the repository's existing Food entities, but there are items that I ...
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EntityStore and Parallelization

I have created an entity store for financial data, as follows: It generally works well, except that when I try to use parallelization, it fails. For example: first distribute the definition of the ...
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Converting a Column in a Dataset into a list of Entities [closed]

I have created a dataset that contains a column of countries in one column and a list of values in a second column. Please could someone advise me how to convert the countries into entities whilst ...
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List of large cities in Pakistan

Bug introduced in 12.2.0 or earlier and persisting through 13.1.0 I am using v12.2.0-Win7-x64. I have been experimenting with Geo* command syntaxes and came across ...
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Using CityData[] vs. Entity for population

I am using v12.2.0-Win7-x64. CityData[Entity[ "City", {"Shanghai", "Shanghai", "China"}], "Population"] ...
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Exporting results containing Entities to JSON?

I am looking for a straightforward way to export results from functions like ImageContents, FacialFeatures, and WolframAlpha - symbols that return stuff containing knowledgebase content. Aside from ...
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Obtain a group with desired properties using RandomEntity

This is my current try: ...
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Multiple Filters on EntityClass Issue

I'm trying to get a subset of companies using EntityClass by revenue and industry but it won't let me combine the properties? See below example, I can find Walmart via revenue or industry but not by ...
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Convert Company Entity to Finance Entity

Is there an easy/straightforward way to get the corresponding Finance entity given a Company entity if it’s available? I have a hack-y fix just y taking the “Name” property for the Company and ...
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How to prevent output of Entity object in EntityValue?

By default, no matter ElementData["Hydrogen", "DiscoveryCountries"] or ...
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Does ElementData have less information than Element Entity?

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Compute the borders and overlap of two HistoricalCountry entities?

For CountryData, we can take the property "BorderingCountries", providing us with a notion of whether two countries border each other. But for two HistoricalCountry entities, where we only ...
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EntityPrefetch does not speed up EntityClass queries

For example, we can run EntityPrefetch["Element"] to prefetch information related to Entity type "Element". And it shows on my computer ...
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Is it possible to query an entity store created from a dataset?

Mathematica Dataset is unfortunately no built on top of relational algebra principles. If it were all datasets would be relations and all operations on datasets would also return relations (non ...
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How to get the expression of a special function?

How to get the expression of a special function? Like gamma function: Gamma[z]=Integrate[t^(z-1)/e^t, {t, 0, Infinity}]
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How to find all coastal cities globally using the Entity framework?

It seems to be an easy task as all the related functions GeoNearest and EntityList["City"] are close at hands. However,...
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How do I specify a time for astronomical entity data?

I'm fascinated by the capability of the astronomical data available in V13. (Running 13.0.0.0 on a Mac M1.). Certain data such as altitude and azimuth for a star position should be time dependent but ...
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How to create a dataset out of the entities?

I am working on learning how to create a dataset from a series of entities. I have the following function that finds all properties of a certain entity: ...
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How to find the distances to all buildings quickly?

I would like to create an association by mapping the function GeoDistance[Here,#]& over all buildings without missing locations in a reasonable amount of time less than 30 minutes. I have the ...
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How to use the Wolfram Language Symbol entity type to list all the entity types? [closed]

I would like to map EntityValue[#,"SampleEntities"] over all the domains of entities, but before I spend 20 to 30 minutes typing every single entity, I would like to be aware of any way to ...
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Why does Entity Class return an empty value sometimes?

I am working on computing the 20 largest cities in California. ...
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How to extract entities from TravelDirectionsData?

I am wondering how to extract entities such as states and cities from TravelDistanceData. For example, given the following example from the documentation, how could I extract the states the route goes ...
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Accelerate the retrieval time for Entity data

I like to use Mathematica to answer questions related to cities such as how many cities in the United States have a population greater than 100,000 and what the distribution of them would look like on ...
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How to find N most populous cities in each state with TakeLargest and Entity Functions without waiting forever using Caching?

I am interested in using Entity Functions such as EntityValue, FilteredEntityClass, EntityFunction, EntityClass, EntityList, and GeoEntities to help me find N most populous cities in each state. I ...
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handling network errors during polling an entity

Notebook with a not working draft to solve the problem: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EvrrsIGD554eTKZ6TX6p_vThRgb1NdWH/view?usp=sharing Hello, I use Entity["Isotope",...] to calculate ...
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How to output Polygon with latitude and longitude set in EntityValue function?

I used EntityValue to represent a map of a country. ...
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Comparing amino acids in Mathematica nutrition data

Essential amino acids for lentils and barley can compensate each other: what the one does not have, the other has. How can I find that in the nutrition database? I can find such in old tables but can ...
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Looking for the documentation of "AtomicLevel" specifications

New to version 12, one can retrieve a really extensive data base entities about chemical elements. It is initiated via Entity["Element",name] For example,...
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Engineering materials entity class

Are there any Entity Class like EntityClassList["Mineral"] to get physical properties of "Materials" like steel alloys, polymers, ceramics or ...
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OceanData not deep enough or just too deep for me?

It's exciting to see Mathematica/Wolfram Alpha addressing the marine realm in Version 12.2. Evidently, I was unaware that such data existed since Version 12.0 introduced in 2019. However, I have two ...
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How to determine population from a list of arbitrary jurisdictions (cities, states, counties, et al.)?

I am an aspiring data scientist who's working on a passion project, namely to assign danger-level scores to police departments in the United States. One specific metric I'm developing results from ...
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Having trouble getting map data for the Maldive Islands

I change the island and GeoRange from the example, but it shows the error, can anyone help me with that? Follow link as the original example(The first and second pictures) : https://risu.io/SOmU ...
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Why cannot I get MaldiveIslands EntityClass?

Why cannot I get MaldiveIslands EntityClass?
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How to identify gender and family roles of characters in novel excerpts?

I am playing with Natural language programming in Mathematica, and can't figure out how to extract the entity classes (i.e. male, female) for the following example text: "This was a pleasant ...
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EntityValue evaluation behaviour

I'm puzzled by a behaviour of EntityValue, where I find it being unevaluated. Here is a minimal example. Consider the following custom ...
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How can I get material property data past what's provided via ElementData[], ChemicalData[], etc.?

Background Let's say I want information (e.g. bulk modulus or space group) on an element or chemical compound that isn't available via e.g. ElementData[], ...
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Can I get atomization energy of a chemical?

A pretty basic property of a chemical is the atomization energy. Another similar property is the heat of formation. I'm looking at ...
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When looking at a chemical's bond lengths, which bonds do they represent?

Looking at, for example, the bond lengths of styrene: ...
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EntityValue timeout

Bug in 12.1.1 and possibly earlier versions Acknowledged by WRI as an issue CASE:4617646. ...
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Obtaining underlying nutrition data from "NutritionLabel"

I would like to extract the underlying nutritional data contained in "NutritionLabel" output from Wolfram Alpha for all of the "Vegetables" defined in the "BasicFoodGroup"...
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EntityFunction for Relational Database error [closed]

I am a student and I am new of Mathematica. I am working with relational databases and I am following the guide "Relational Database quick start" find here: https://reference.wolfram.com/language/...
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Is TimeZoneOffset broken?

I just realized that code like this: TimeZoneOffset[Entity["City",{"SaoPaulo","SaoPaulo","Brazil"}],0,{2020,1,1}] does not return a timezone value anymore. I am ...
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EntityClass Downloading Speedup

Running this command. Trying to get all cities more than 1 million people in US. ...
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Why am I getting incorrect result from EntityClass?

Suppose I want get 6 largest companies by market capitalization. I try the class using the old syntax: ...
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How to Return All Mathematica Functions in a Domain

We know that Names["System*"] and WolframLanguageData[] both return the list of all System or "native" functions. Is there a ...
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