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regular expression

Edited by Andrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe Ngondi and Anne Kerr

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780199688975
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191768125
regular expression

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An expression built from finite *formal languages (i.e. finite sets of strings) using the operations of *union, *...

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Subjects: Computing

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