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word2num

version 1.0.0.0 (463 Bytes) by Aman Siddiqi
Converst 'abc' to 123

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Updated 11 May 2007

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word2num('abc') yields 123
word2num('abc z') yields 123026

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Aman Siddiqi (2021). word2num (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/14953-word2num), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (2)

Stephen Cobeldick

Basically it does this:
'abc d'-96
ans = [1,2,3,-64,4]

Indexing or max&rem could be used to force non-alphabet values to zero.

C. S.

Trivial.

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