String metric (e.g., the Damerau-Levenshtein distance) Java library
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string-metric

A Java library of String metrics.

Damerau-Levenshtein distance

import edu.gatech.gtri.stringmetric.*;
StringMetric metric = new DamerauLevenshteinDistance();

assert(4 == metric.distance(
        "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.",
        "Thy quick brown ox jumps hover teh lazy dog."));
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<dependency>
  <groupId>edu.gatech.gtri.string-metric</groupId>
  <artifactId>string-metric</artifactId>
  <version>1.0</version>
</dependency>