ERIC Number: EJ647564
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Efficient Stemmer Generation.
Fox, Brian; Fox, Christopher J.
Information Processing & Management, v38 n4 p547-58 Jul 2002
Discussion of word stemming for text processing and information retrieval focuses on an algorithm for generating stemmers from text stemmer specification files. Highlights include the use of finite state machines for stemming; stemmer specification file format; stemmer generation and driver algorithms; and stemmer timing comparisons. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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