Encyclopedia of Database Systems

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Text Index Compression

  • Roberto KonowEmail author
  • Gonzalo Navarro
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-7993-3_945-2


Text index compression is the problem of designing a reduced-space data structure that provides fast search on a text collection, seen as a set of documents.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of ChileSantiagoChile

Section editors and affiliations

  • Edie Rasmussen
    • 1
  1. 1.Library, Archival & Information StudiesThe University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada