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Why is dictionary-based approach a heuristic method?

I think of the word heuristics as the intellectual’s version of rules of thumb or “percentage shots” or even Bayesian priors. These are all ways of expressing implicit knowledge.
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Why is dictionary-based approach a heuristic method?

My opinion is that besides intellectual gymnastics, the difference between the two doesn't matter much in practice. To me, it's mostly semantics as I would and have used the two interchangeably. The ...
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