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Thesaurus of univariate discrete probability distributions
discrete probability distributions, families of discrete probability distributions, probability mass functions, probability generating functions, interrelations
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Wiederholungen in Texten
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Towards a Theory of Word Length Distribution
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We present a method for modeling word length distributions and different models are presented. Expand
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Quantitative text analysis
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Unified derivation of some linguistic laws
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The Lambda-structure of Texts
reactivation on the past–present axis, or, in Doruff’s contribution, in the (translocal) event itself. While Auslander discusses recorded performance, and Doruff refers to improvised music, in bothExpand
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Zipf’s law—another view
In many scientific disciplines phenomena are observed which are usually described using one of the various versions of the so-called Zipf’s Law. As no single formula could be found so far which wouldExpand
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Script complexity
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Supra-sentence levels
Abstract Sentence is the highest linguistic level for a grammarian. However, a text may be subdivided in units which may but need not consist of sentences. The article concerns the intermediate spaceExpand
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Word Length and Word Frequency
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Since the appearance of Zipf’s works, (esp. Zipf 1932, 1935), his hypothesis “that the magnitude of words tends, on the whole, to stand in an inverse (not necessarily proportionate) relationship to the number of occurrences” (1935: 25) has been generally accepted. Expand
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