Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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WordStem

WordStem["word"]
gives a stemmed form of word, removing plurals, inflections, etc.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • WordStem may not always yield full words.
  • WordStem uses the Porter stemming algorithm.
  • WordStem preserves punctuation of words.

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Basic Examples  (2)Basic Examples  (2)

Find the stemmed form of a word:

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Stem a list of words:

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Word stemming preserves case:

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Introduced in 2015
(10.1)