AppName (link title to source) is a sesquipedalian detector. It finds instances in submitted text that demonstrate inordinate infatuation with polysyllabic obfuscation and highlights specific places where the writer can rephrase for clarity.

Quick Start

  • To use AppName, upload your data in ___ format.
  • Resources: <link to source documentation>

Test Data

All files are located in the Community Data directory of the iPlant Discovery Environment at the following path:

Community Data > iplantcollaborative > example_data > page

Input File(s)

Use TerriblyIncomprehensible.txt from
and HorriblyWritten.txt from as test data. Import from URL to get the data into your Discovery Environment account.

Parameters Used in App

When the app is run in the Discovery Environment, use the following parameters with the above input file(s) to get the output provided in the next section below.

Either leave only "Default parameters..." OR delete the "Default parameters..." line and fill in the "Use these parameters..." section. Then, delete this box.

  • Default parameters only, no further configuration needed.


  • Use these parameters within the DE app interface:
    • parameter name - value/setting
    • parameter name - value/setting

Output File(s)

Expect a txt file as output. Name any sample output file(s) and provide the link to their location, as you did with the input file(s). These will be used to confirm the app works. Without these files, no confirmation will be possible.

Tool Source for App