Best Way to Store Synonyms in Collection
TLDR Jeremy asked how to store synonyms in a collection. Jason advised creating a new field with values for efficient indexing.
Aug 11, 2023 (3 months ago)
Let's say I have thousands of items. And every single one of those items can have anywhere between 1-10 synonyms.
Would it be better to create a new column in the collection, and populate that column with a space delimited list of the synonyms per item?
Or better to create a synonym for each item?
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Managing Synonyms in Collection Updates
Jon sought the best practice for persisting synonyms with new alias collection updates. Jason suggested re-uploading synonyms with each update, gave an insight into future plans of shared synonym lists across collections and recommended creating a GitHub issue.
Defining a Database Collection
Zachary asked if all fields need to be specified when defining a collection. Kishore Nallan clarified that only fields want to be indexed need to be specified.
Setting Field-Specific Synonyms
Davide inquired about setting field-specific synonyms. Kishore Nallan clarified that synonyms can only be set globally.