Finite State Morphology

This is the download site for the book Finite State Morphology by Kenneth R. Beesley and Lauri Karttunen (CSLI Publications, 2003). It provides access to updated versions of the software that was originally released on the CD that accompanied the book. You can download the software by accepting the license agreement.


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