ERIC Number: EJ462834
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Multi-Character Tries for Text Searching.
Cooper, Lorraine K. D.; Tharp, Alan L.
Information Processing and Management, v29 n2 p197-207 Mar-Apr 1993
Introduces the multicharacter trie as an index structure that can improve the time needed for retrieving full-text materials stored on CD-ROMs. The advantages of this structure compared to other structures are described, and experimental results comparing it to the widely used B+ tree and other structures used for full-text retrieval are presented. (33 references) (KRN)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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