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A syntactically-based preprocessor for a limited experimental Arabic document retrieval system
thesisposted on 2018-01-04, 17:15 authored by Farid M.S. Ibrahim
The research reported in this thesis is about the description and discussion of an experimental document retrieval system for Arabic texts, using linguistic methods of analysis. Specifically, Arabic presents difficulties for the efficient retrieval of information because it is an agglutinative language, thus rendering the stop list method (as commonly used for English texts) near to useless. [Continues.]
Iraq, Ministry of Higher Education.
- Information Science
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NotesA Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.