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double_metaphone.* is based on Maurice Aubrey's perl module, his license is
included below. Soundex and NYSIIS were written by Jamie Turner and
Ryan O'Neil at YouGov Plc, based on some other public work.
Use as you see fit.
Copyright (c) 2011, YouGov Plc.
All rights reserved.
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* Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
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documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
* Neither the name of YouGov Plc. nor the
names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products
derived from this software without specific prior written permission.
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DESCRIPTION
This module implements a "sounds like" algorithm developed
by Lawrence Philips which he published in the June, 2000 issue
of C/C++ Users Journal. Double Metaphone is an improved
version of Philips' original Metaphone algorithm.
COPYRIGHT
Copyright 2000, Maurice Aubrey <maurice@hevanet.com>.
All rights reserved.
This code is based heavily on the C++ implementation by
Lawrence Philips and incorporates several bug fixes courtesy
of Kevin Atkinson <kevina@users.sourceforge.net>.
This module is free software; you may redistribute it and/or
modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
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