Stop Words

Xmf\StopWords is used to check if a given word is considered a stop word.

Stop words are words which are filtered out during processing of text data. An example use case is Metagen::generateKeywords(), which eliminates stop words from the list of potential keywords.

Basic Usage

$stopwords = new StopWords()

Creates a new StopWords object that containes the stop word list for the current language.


Look up the word $key in the list of stop words and classify it as a significant word or a stop word.

Returns true if the word is significant, or false if it is a stop word.

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