ERIC Number: EJ190879
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
A Word-Based Compression Technique for Text Files.
Vernor, Russel L., III; Weiss, Stephen F.
Journal of Library Automation, v11 n2 p97-105 Jun 1978, Jun78
Presents a word-based technique for storing natural language text in compact form. The compressed text consists of a dictionary and a text that is a combination of actual running text and pointers to the dictionary. This technique has shown itself to be effective for both text storage and retrieval. (VT)
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