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"Suffix" Dictionariesby cLive ;-) (Prior)
|on Dec 02, 2002 at 17:25 UTC||Need Help??|
cLive ;-) has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
In my current incarnation I'm developing a Search Engine from scratch. One thing I'd like to deal with is "headwords" and "derivatives" (excuse me if the terms aren't correct, I'm not a linguist :). Perhaps an example:
I'm sure you get the idea...
Half of my problem is not knowing what to search for. I tried "suffix dictionaries" and "suffix tree" and found a few interesting articles, but CPAN appears to be rather sparse on this front (or maybe I'm searching on the wrong terms - I do find CPAN's search rather strange at times).