String Comparisons in SQL: The Metaphone Algorithm

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It reduces words to their basic sounds, but produces a more accurate encoding, than Soundex for matching words that sound similar. Metaphone is a built-in operator in a number of systems such as PHP but there seemed to be no available SQL Version until I wrote this.