Class Entity (0.6.1)

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Entity(mapping=None, *, ignore_unknown_fields=False, **kwargs)

The data for an entity annotation. Represents a phrase in the conversation that is a known entity, such as a person, an organization, or location.


display_name str
The representative name for the entity.
The entity type.
metadata Sequence[]
Metadata associated with the entity. For most entity types, the metadata is a Wikipedia URL (``wikipedia_url``) and Knowledge Graph MID (``mid``), if they are available. For the metadata associated with other entity types, see the Type table below.
salience float
The salience score associated with the entity in the [0, 1.0] range. The salience score for an entity provides information about the importance or centrality of that entity to the entire document text. Scores closer to 0 are less salient, while scores closer to 1.0 are highly salient.
The aggregate sentiment expressed for this entity in the conversation.


builtins.object > proto.message.Message > Entity



MetadataEntry(mapping=None, *, ignore_unknown_fields=False, **kwargs)

The abstract base class for a message.

kwargs dict

Keys and values corresponding to the fields of the message.

mapping Union[dict, `.Message`]

A dictionary or message to be used to determine the values for this message.

ignore_unknown_fields Optional(bool)

If True, do not raise errors for unknown fields. Only applied if mapping is a mapping type or there are keyword parameters.



The type of the entity. For most entity types, the associated metadata is a Wikipedia URL (wikipedia_url) and Knowledge Graph MID (mid). The table below lists the associated fields for entities that have different metadata.