Sexes vs Lexes - What's the difference?

sexes | lexes |


As a noun sexes

is .

As a verb lexes is

(lex).

sexes

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (sex)
  • Anagrams

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    lexes

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (lex)

  • lex

    English

    Verb

  • (computing) To perform lexical analysis; to convert a character stream to a token stream as a preliminary to parsing.
  • * 1994 , Donna K Harman, National Institute of Standards and Technology, The Second Text REtrieval Conference (TREC-2)
  • Once this is done, each processor parses and lexes its own documents, using conventional programming techniques.
  • * 2004 , Richard William Sharp, Higher-level hardware synthesis
  • SAFL source is lexed and parsed into an abstract syntax tree.
  • * 2007 , Don Syme, Adam Granicz, Antonio Cisternino, Expert F#
  • Lexing and parsing do not have to be separated, and there are often convenient .NET methods for extracting information from text in particular formats...

    Derived terms

    * lexer

    See also

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