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Phonetic Algorithm Soundex

Soundex algorithm is used for encoding English words on the basis of their sound. The main purpose is to avoid spelling errors when recording the names of people in a census. Source code can be presented as a code of 4 characters in the form LDDD, where L is the first letter of the name [...]

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