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Term

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term as an atomic unit

Term is a single word in a document. Term was created originally thinking they are atomic. Err, Just like daltons atomic theory atoms remain unmutated during a chemical reaction, but change during a nuclear reaction. Similarly, Term can be considered a basic building block of a document. Every term that is different in its binary […]

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Bag of Words

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Bag of words is a simple modeling concept, where only the set of words matter. It simplifies the document for modeling purpose, by removing the order of words. Lets say, there is a document that has the following content. Taj Mahal Construction of the mausoleum was essentially completed in 1643 but work continued on other […]