Hyperbolic Search

This method can be used when one wants to retrieve similar objects in response to a query, ranked by their degree of similarity.

EXAMPLE: Let D1 = {brain, CT} and D2 = {stroke, CT} be two objects, and Q = {stroke, CT} be a query; i.e., retrieve those objects which similar to Q . The answers are D2 and D1 with the following specification (ranking): object D2 is very similar to Q , while D1 is less similar to Q .

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