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From Steven A Rowe <>
Subject RE: How to make each term of query appear in at least one field of multiple field query
Date Mon, 19 Oct 2009 16:46:27 GMT
Hi Rich,

On 10/17/2009 at 4:24 PM, Rich Livingstone wrote:
> I am a bit stumped by how to ensure that, where there are multiple
> terms in my query, that each term must appear at least once across
> all specified fields of my document.

You can create a MUST clause for each term, with a boosted SHOULD term query for each field,

+(field1:term1^field1boost field2:term1^field2boost ...)
+(field1:term2^field1boost field2:term2^field2boost ...)


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