Using the ROOT of a word to
get alternate endings
When searching by SUBJECT, TITLE, or AUTHOR,
you can search on root words (truncate) to retrieve words with alternate
retrieves Solzenicyn Aleksander, Solzhenitsyn 1918, Solzhenitsyn Ermolai
retrieves Snow, Snow boarding, Snow, Charles Percy, Snow crystals, Snow dogs.
This database searches on truncated terms
automatically, except in a WORDS search or in a LIMIT option.
To truncate in a WORDS search or in a LIMIT option, use *
retrieves words in which "christ" is a root (Christ, Christening, Christian, etc.).
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