If my life depended on timely blogging, I’d be dead ten times over. Regardless, there’s stuff to talk about, and it involves parsing text into graphs. I updated the dictionary we talked about in the last blog, and I’m currently in the middle of another update. The short story is that using lookups in the dictionary for parsing got me a much faster parse time, and I found yet more flaws in how I was representing the words, leading to another format and moving the dictionary into a database instead of a flat file that is parsed at startup.

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