Automatic text editing

Automatic text editing

Merops delivers unprecedented levels of automation to text-editing.

With over 2000 customizable rules, it can easily be tailored to standardize documents to any style guide.

With a combination of massive dictionaries and intelligent pattern recognition, Merops standardizes text in the following areas.

Structure

Merops can automatically identify the components of a document, and standardize based on context:

  • header and end section items
  • headings
  • footnotes and endnotes

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Language

Merops can standardize and correct:

  • spelling
  • punctuation
  • hyphenation
  • grammar
  • abbreviations
  • non-English terms

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Names

Merops can identify and standardize:

  • organizations
  • people
  • places
  • URL and email addresses
  • works and products

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Numbers

Merops can standardize and correct:

  • currency
  • mathematics
  • times and dates
  • units

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Document objects

Merops can standardize the citation and presentation of:

  • figures
  • formulae
  • tables

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References

Merops can standardize the formatting, punctuation and sequence of citations and reference lists, and comprehensively cross-check between the two.

Merops can look up your references online to enable:

  • automatic journal-linking to Crossref and PubMed
  • automatic book-linking to Amazon and WorldCat
  • automatic reference corrections
  • automatic retrieval of missing details

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Specialist

Merops contains additional dictionaries and rules in 15 specialist subjects including:

  • art
  • biology
  • business and economics
  • chemistry
  • computing
  • earth sciences
  • film, TV, and theatre
  • health and medicine
  • history
  • law and politics
  • literature
  • music
  • religion
  • social sciences
  • transport

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