Searching English Singular/Plural Pairs with Typesense
TLDR Adrian sought a source for common English singular/plural pairs. Kishore Nallan recommended using synonyms for compatibility with highlighting in Typesense.
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Resolving Typesense Search Issues
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Handling Singular vs Plural in Search Queries
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Improving Search Result Sensitivity in Typesense
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Discussing Typo Tolerance in TypeSense Search
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