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word-by-word arrangement

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n. ~ A sorting technique that orders entries based on each word or phrase in a heading, including spaces and some punctuation, as a filing element.


Word-by-word arrangement is distinguished from letter-by-letter arrangement, the latter ignoring spaces and punctuation between words.

word-by-word letter-by-letter
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