phonics-package: Phonetic Spelling Algorithms

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Description

Encode words with English-language Metaphone

Details

The phonics package provides an implementation of the Metaphone phonetic algorithm in R. The algorithm reduces a string to a symbolic representation approximating the sound. It can be used to match names, words, and as a proxy for assorted string distance algorithms.

Author(s)

James P. Howard, II <[email protected]>

See Also

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