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Optimal Parsing of Strings

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Combinatorial Algorithms on Words

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Parsing of strings has been suggested by Lempel and Ziv, as a tool to define the complexity of strings [LZ1] and to compress them [ZL1, ZL2]. Recently, they have shown that the scheme may be modified to handle two dimensional data [LZ2].

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Hartman, A., Rodeh, M. (1985). Optimal Parsing of Strings. In: Apostolico, A., Galil, Z. (eds) Combinatorial Algorithms on Words. NATO ASI Series, vol 12. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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