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Dissimilarity and similarity measures for comparing dendrograms and their applications

  • Isabella Morlini


  • Sergio Zani


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    Volume (Year): 6 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (July)
    Pages: 85-105

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:advdac:v:6:y:2012:i:2:p:85-105
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