Q. What is truncation?
Truncation is when you cut off the end of a word and input the asterisk “*” symbol in order to expand the results that you would normally get when searching for a singular work. Here is an example of a truncation search with the word education. But what happens if you want search for any word dealing with education?
For example, searching the term educat* will give you results containing:
- educating, etc....
EX: in Summon...
searching “education” yields : 36,227,933 results
searching “educat*” yields: 44,714,566 results