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Implement Phonetic ("Sounds-like") Name Searches with Double Metaphone Part I: Introduction & C++ Implementation

, 19 Mar 2007
Introduces the Double Metaphone algorithm for phonetic comparison of proper names, and provides a practical C++ implementation for use in the reader's projects.
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    <CSHARP
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        ProductVersion = "7.0.9466"
        SchemaVersion = "1.0"
        ProjectGuid = "{C0250E7E-3B26-405E-ADCB-4C1F28A8D152}"
    >
        <Build>
            <Settings
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                AssemblyKeyContainerName = ""
                AssemblyName = "CSWordLookup"
                AssemblyOriginatorKeyFile = ""
                DefaultClientScript = "JScript"
                DefaultHTMLPageLayout = "Grid"
                DefaultTargetSchema = "IE50"
                DelaySign = "false"
                OutputType = "Exe"
                RootNamespace = "CSWordLookup"
                StartupObject = ""
            >
                <Config
                    Name = "Debug"
                    AllowUnsafeBlocks = "false"
                    BaseAddress = "285212672"
                    CheckForOverflowUnderflow = "false"
                    ConfigurationOverrideFile = ""
                    DefineConstants = "DEBUG;TRACE"
                    DocumentationFile = ""
                    DebugSymbols = "true"
                    FileAlignment = "4096"
                    IncrementalBuild = "true"
                    Optimize = "false"
                    OutputPath = "bin\Debug\"
                    RegisterForComInterop = "false"
                    RemoveIntegerChecks = "false"
                    TreatWarningsAsErrors = "false"
                    WarningLevel = "4"
                />
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                    BaseAddress = "285212672"
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                    Optimize = "true"
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                    RemoveIntegerChecks = "false"
                    TreatWarningsAsErrors = "false"
                    WarningLevel = "4"
                />
            </Settings>
            <References>
                <Reference
                    Name = "System"
                    AssemblyName = "System"
                    HintPath = "C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v1.0.3705\System.dll"
                />
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                    AssemblyName = "System.Data"
                    HintPath = "C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v1.0.3705\System.Data.dll"
                />
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                    Name = "System.XML"
                    AssemblyName = "System.XML"
                    HintPath = "C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v1.0.3705\System.XML.dll"
                />
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                    Name = "Metaphone.NET"
                    Project = "{A795F1E1-9357-430B-A86F-44DB614E595A}"
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                />
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                    BuildAction = "Compile"
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                    RelPath = "CSWordLookup.cs"
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                />
            </Include>
        </Files>
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About the Author

Adam Nelson
Web Developer
United States United States
My name is Adam Nelson. I've been a professional programmer since 1996, working on everything from database development, early first-generation web applications, modern n-tier distributed apps, high-performance wireless security tools, to my last job as a Senior Consultant at BearingPoint posted in Baghdad, Iraq training Iraqi developers in the wonders of C# and ASP.NET. I am currently an Engineering Director at Dell.
 
I have a wide range of skills and interests, including cryptography, image processing, computational linguistics, military history, 3D graphics, database optimization, and mathematics, to name a few.

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