N-Gram models

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Abstract

In language modeling, n-gram models are probabilistic models of text that use some limited amount of history, or word dependencies, where n refers to the number of words that participate in the dependence relation.
Original languageUndefined
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Database Systems
EditorsLing Liu, M. Tamer Özsu
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherSpringer
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)978-1-4899-7993-3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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PublisherSpringer Verlag

Keywords

  • IR-104508
  • EWI-27811

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Hiemstra, D. (2017). N-Gram models. In L. Liu, & M. Tamer Özsu (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Database Systems New York: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-7993-3_935-2