redundant character


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redundant character

taxonomic characters so closely associated with other already used characters (e.g. in a key) that they are of no use in subsequent analysis.
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Programs that utilize the Lempel-Ziv algorithm search a file for redundant character strings and when found replace these strings with a token.
Rather than rejecting his late films as repetitive exercises with redundant characters, Sisco King regards "this banality and staleness not as a textual flaw but as exactly Allen's point" (196), interrogating the value of cinema as an art and industry along with the habit of moviegoing.
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