# Minimum edit distance (Levenshtein distance) algorithm explained with examples in JavaScript github.com

Submitted by **trekhleb**
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You may find detailed explanation of [Levenshtein Distance Algorithm](https://**github.com**/trekhleb/javascript-algorithms/tree/master/src/algorithms/string/levenshtein-distance) in [JavaScript Algorithms and Data Structures](https://**github.com**/trekhleb/javascript-algorithms/tree/master/src/algorithms/string/levenshtein-distance) repository