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Instance matching strategy


To create a record matching strategy that steadily improves the accuracy of instance matching.

Matching Strategy

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Data normalization

  • “Data coherence” where the resolution of multiple variant strings with the same meaning are reduced to a single equivalent standardized string.

    • Example 1: Vol. and v. and volume have the same meaning. As a result, for the sake of coherence, we can distill all three strings down to one string, “Volume”.

    • Example 2: Large print.

    • Example 3:

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