Definition: A variant of a bucket trie in which each leaf node for n strings is a bucket allocated to hold exactly n strings.
Generalization (I am a kind of ...)
Note: The name comes from reTRIEval and is pronounced, "tree." See the historical note at trie.
Thomas Papadakis, Skip Lists and Probabilistic Analysis of Algorithms, PhD Thesis, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo, Canada, May 1993, page 106.
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Paul E. Black, "elastic-bucket trie", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Paul E. Black, ed., U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology. 1 August 2008. (accessed TODAY) Available from: http://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/elasticBucketTrie.html