Probabilistic performance models of language by Raoul N. Smith

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  • Mathematical linguistics.,
  • Probabilities.

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Bibliography: p. [86]-88.

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Statementby Raoul N. Smith.
SeriesJanua linguarum., 150
LC ClassificationsP151 .S7
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p.
Number of Pages88
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Open LibraryOL5310436M
LC Control Number72094507

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