alineR: Alignment of Phonetic Sequences Using the 'ALINE' Algorithm

Functions are provided to calculate the 'ALINE' Distance between words. The score is based on phonetic features represented using the Unicode-compliant International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA). Parameterized features weights are used to determine the optimal alignment and functions are provided to estimate optimum values.

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AuthorSean Downey [aut, cre], Guowei Sun [aut]
Date of publication2016-04-01 16:40:25
MaintainerSean Downey <>

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