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Table 1 Comparison of the precisions, recalls and F-measures among the four methods when the F-measures were maximized

From: Discriminative application of string similarity methods to chemical and non-chemical names for biomedical abbreviation clustering

Method Data Precision Recall F-measure Threshold
Edit X 0.66857 0.61363 0.63992 < 0.125
Distance Y 0.46385 0.57731 0.51440 < 0.21428
Monge- X 0.25196 0.50524 0.33624 > 0.88571
Elkan Y 0.19872 0.58388 0.29652 > 0.8125
Soft X 0.536 0.35139 0.42449 > 0.96047
TFIDF Y 0.66222 0.37300 0.47721 > 0.95113
Bigram X 0.56086 0.67657 0.61331 > 0.8
Dice Y 0.37227 0.67197 0.47911 > 0.73170