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permuted index

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n. ~ An index that contains an entry for each nontrivial word in a title, with the entry words alphabetized and centered on the page surrounded by the rest of the title.

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In a permuted index, as much of the title as possible appears on either side of the entry word; long titles may be truncated at the beginning or the end. A stop list may be used to suppress entries for words with no value for retrieval, such as articles and conjunctions, or a go list may be used to generate entries for specific words.