yule.fnc: Yule's characteristic constant K

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

Description

This function calculates Yule's characteristic constant K given a frequency spectrum.

Usage

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yule.fnc(spect)

Arguments

spect

A frequency spectrum as generated by spectrum.fnc.

Value

Yule's characteristic constant K

Author(s)

R. H. Baayen

References

Yule, G. U. (1944) The Statistical Study of Literary Vocabulary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Baayen, R. H. (2001) Word Frequency Distributions, Dordrecht: Kluwer.

See Also

See also spectrum.fnc and growth.fnc.

Examples

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## Not run: 
  data(alice)
  yule.fnc(spectrum.fnc(alice))

## End(Not run)

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