TextWords

TextWords["string"]

gives a list of the runs of characters identified as words in string.

TextWords["string",n]

gives the first n words in string.

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Examples

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Basic Examples  (3)

Segment a string into a list of words:

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TextWords separates words by punctuation as well as whitespace:

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Get the first 10 words in a block of text:

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Applications  (1)

Properties & Relations  (2)

Possible Issues  (1)

Introduced in 2015
(10.1)