closeHello! Click here if you would like to know what Factolex is about.

Stemming

Start collecting facts
These are the best facts for Stemming, collected by our users from the web:
(You can find the source through the icon at the end of each fact)
  1. the process for reducing inflected words to their stem, base or root form - generally a written word form

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  2. Stemmers are common elements in query systems such as Web search engines, since a user who runs a query on "daffodils" would probably also be interested in documents that contain the word "daffodil" (without the s)

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  3. The stem need not be identical to the morphological root of the word

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  4. usually sufficient that related words map to the same stem, even if this stem is not in itself a valid root

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
  5. The algorithm has been a long-standing problem in computer science

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on March 31, 2009
Displaying the top 5 of 24 facts in total. Show all 24 factsShow 3 more or all 24 facts
Do you know more? Submit a new fact

Add a new fact

A fact should only contain one sentence, describing an aspect of the term.

Fact
Example: located on the west coast of the U.S
Source
Tags
optional

Example: geography location -- separate tags with spaces

Add one more fact or give me some inspiration from:

More lexica »Featured Lexica

Look at what our users have created already.

Feedback

Please tell us what you think about our project

Contribute

On Factolex you can add facts and terms that you believe are missing.

To be sure that the term hasn't already been entered, please use the search function before doing so.

Home  |  About  |  FAQ  |  Feedback  |  Tools  |  Stats  |  Contact Us  |  API  |  Blog
Change language to: