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Re: st: word count discrepancy

From   Richard Williams <[email protected]>
To   [email protected]
Subject   Re: st: word count discrepancy
Date   Tue, 05 Sep 2006 11:31:59 -0500

At 10:24 AM 9/5/2006, Feiveson, Alan H. (JSC-SK311) wrote:
Hello - It appears that the word count local function is giving a value
one too high. For example

. local ttt "aaa bbb ccc"

. local nt: word count of `ttt'

. di `nt'

I have Stata 9.2 Intercooled for Windows - born 8/28/2006

Have I overlooked something?
Yes.  The "of" should not be in there - it is being counted as a word.

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