Initial List

The initial list of stop words was selected from a website dedicated to improving webs searchers (Ranks.NL). The complete list of stop words is available here: https://www.ranks.nl/stop words

Corpus-specific terms

A number of corpus-specific terms were identified after initial testing. These included:

paperpapers
articleresearch
researchersstudy
analysisresults
problemproblems
approachapproaches
methodmethods
modelstechniques
examplesway
waysorder
workbody
analyseskind
notionbasis
colu
bestfmea
nppsfields
thesiscidis
tsscdtp
qualitativequantitative
franceitaly
japanunited
kingdomussr
westgermany
united stateseastern
westerneurope
europeanisrael
hongkong
greatbritain
afghanistanhamburg
Japanese

Please feel free to suggest updates to this list.