A pluggable class that allows a ChatBot instance to execute some kind of functionality.
logic adapter
An adapter class that allows a ChatBot instance to select a response to
storage adapter
A class that allows a chat bot to store information somewhere, such as a database.
In linguistics, a corpus (plural corpora) or text corpus is a large and structured set of texts. They are used to do statistical analysis and hypothesis testing, checking occurrences or validating linguistic rules within a specific language territory [1].
A member of a list of functions that can be used to modify text input that the chat bot receives before the text is passed to the logic adapter for processing.
A single string of text representing something that can be said.
search word
A word that is not a stop word and has been trimmed in some way ( for example through stemming).
A process through which a word is reduced into a derivative form.
stop word
A common word that is often filtered out during the process of analyzing text.
A single string of text that is uttered as an answer, a reply or an acknowledgement to a statement.
untrained instance
An untrained instance of the chat bot has an empty database.