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Old 25 June 2013, 08:52 AM
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"There is substantial evidence that content-bearing words tend to occur in a clustered pattern, where they are required as part of the specific information being written," he explains.

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Dr Montemurro believes it unlikely that these features were simply "incorporated" into the text to make a hoax more realistic, as most of the required academic knowledge of these structures did not exist at the time the Voynich manuscript was created.
I don't have a cite, but I remember reading (maybe here) that it has been shown that the semantic patterns could have been reached by using templates that define sentence structure using meaningless "words".
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