ERIC Number: EJ462836
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Modelling Documents with Multiple Poisson Distributions.
Margulis, Eugene L.
Information Processing and Management, v29 n2 p215-27 Mar-Apr 1993
Reports on the validity of the Multiple Poisson (nP) model of word distribution in full-text document collections. A practical algorithm for determining whether a certain word is distributed according to an nP distribution and the results of a test of this algorithm in three different document collections are described. (14 references) (KRN)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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