Can A Priori Probabilities Help in Character Recognition?

  title={Can A Priori Probabilities Help in Character Recognition?},
  author={A. Wood Edwards and Robert L. Chambers},
  journal={J. ACM},
Tests indicate t ha t use of certain Crypta.nalysis techniques show promise as a method to improve character recognition by computer . All languages exhibi t certain peculiar character is t ics such as let ter combinat ions, f requency of occurrence of let ters and init ial and terminal le t ters of words. These a t t r i b u t e s can therefore be used to… CONTINUE READING