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ERIC Number: EJ633102
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1070-4795
How a Search Engine Works.
Liddy, Elizabeth
Searcher, v9 n5 p38-39,42-45 May 2001
Explains how a search engine, or information retrieval system, operates. Four modules are described: the document processor, including term stemming, term weight assignment, and creating an index; the query processor, including parsing and query term weighting; the search and match function; and ranking capability. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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