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```
//Permutation of any given word
#include<stdio.h>
#include<conio.h>
#include<string.h>
void bubblesort(char a[],int n)
{
int i,j;
char temp;
for(i=0;i<n;i++)
{
for(j=0;j<n-i-1;j++)
{
if(a[j]>a[j+1])
{
temp=a[j];
a[j]=a[j+1];
a[j+1]=temp;
}
}
}
return;
}
factorial(int j)
{
int i,factorial=1;
for(i=1;i<=j;i++)
{
factorial=factorial*i;
}
return(factorial);
}
char a[10];
void main()
{
int o,n,i,j=0,k,right,left,recursion=0,product=1,count[4]={0};
char temp;
clrscr();
printf("Enter any word\n");
gets(a);
n=strlen(a);
/*Bubblesort the entire word*/
bubblesort(a,n);
/*Count the number of recursions of each character*/
for(i=0;i<n;i++)
{
if(a[i]==a[i+1])
{
recursion++;
count[j]++;
if(a[i+1]!=a[i+2])
{
j++;
}
}
}
if(recursion==0)
{
o=factorial(n);
}
/*product of factorial of each recursion*/
else
{
for(i=0;i<(n/2);i++)
{
product=product*factorial(count[i]+1);
}
o=(factorial(n)/product);
}
for(j=0;j<o;j++)
{
printf("%s\n",a);
k=n-1;
/*Take the descending order string of largest length starting from
the right end of the array*/
while(k>0&&a[k]>=a[k+1])
{
k--;
}
left=k+1;
right=n-1;
/* Sorting the descending string in ascending order*/
while(left<=right)
{
temp=a[left];
a[left++]=a[right];
a[right--]=temp;
}
i=k+1;
/*Comparing it with the element before the first element of the smaller
string extracted*/
while(a[k]>=a[i])
i++;
/*Swapping the first element larger than a[i], in the smaller substring
arranged in ascending order ,with a[i]*/
temp=a[k];
a[k]=a[i];
a[i]=temp;
if(j%44==0)
getch();
}
printf("\nNo of permutations : %d",o);
getch();
}
```