A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

Enter a word to find nearest neighbouring words, for example sonsie

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of appendix in Corpus

The Levenshtein distance is the number of characters you have to replace, insert or delete to transform one word into another, its useful for detecting typos and alternative spellings if we're not happy with the standard spelling.
Here follows a list of the top fifteen nearest neighbour words to the search term, with the Levenshtein distance in brackets. You can click through to find all occurrences of that word to check usage (although I fear words with apostrophes will bugger it up.

appendix (0) - 10 occurrences
appenin (2) - 2 occurrences
append (2) - 1 occurrences
pendin (3) - 3 occurrences
splendid (3) - 10 occurrences
happend (3) - 1 occurrences
happenit (3) - 12 occurrences
happenin (3) - 91 occurrences
appen (3) - 5 occurrences
ascendit (3) - 2 occurrences
appendage (3) - 1 occurrences
spendit (3) - 3 occurrences
appellit (3) - 1 occurrences
impendin (3) - 8 occurrences
appened (3) - 1 occurrences

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