text-matching

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n text-matching a computer program that looks for text that matches a given text "Google uses text-matching to find web pages containing a particular text"
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Usage

In literature:

I suppose the minister had to match it to the text.
"Anne Of Green Gables" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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In news:

If a new survey from dating site Match.com is to be believed, the rules of dating have changed — largely because of cell phones, email and texting.
Matching illustrations to text is not an easy task.
When it comes to layering and intercutting disparate texts and images, no one can match Paul Lazar and Annie-B Parson of Big Dance Theater.
Olin showed an early affinity for fonts in grade school, as he tried to match the typography of historic texts.
No need to text your tennis partner—or opponent—your feelings before the match.
It's A Battle Of Words With Haiku Death Match And The Joy Of Text.
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In science:

First, the input text is matched against a regular expression.
Using Tree Automata and Regular Expressions to Manipulate Hierarchically Structured Data
In many text processing utilities and applications, data records are matched against one or more string regular expressions.
Using Tree Automata and Regular Expressions to Manipulate Hierarchically Structured Data
Matching the small t behavior of Q(t) with the large t limit of the previous scaling function ǫ(t), one finds that nf (δ) ∼ δ−ν , with ν = (1/2a) + (1/2b), as announced in the main part of the text.
On the freezing of variables in random constraint satisfaction problems
Lower panel: The correction factor needed for simulated galaxies to match the observed galaxy masses at the same number density as a function of simulated stellar mass (see text for details).
Galaxies in a Simulated $\Lambda$CDM Universe II: Observable Properties and Constraints on Feedback
The simulated masses are re-normalised to match the observed galaxy stellar mass function (see text for details).
Galaxies in a Simulated $\Lambda$CDM Universe II: Observable Properties and Constraints on Feedback
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