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Can we search in a pdf file for pages containing several words in no particular order?

I would like to search in a pdf file for all the pages, each containing several given words in no particular order. For example, I want to find all the pages which contain both "hello" and "world" in ...
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Split pdf based on keyword

Is there an utility that would split PDF file based on keyword? I can only find split by pages (e.g. QPDF). I can also see pdfgrep, but I don't know whether this has been already combined in some ...
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Is there a way to search (grep/find) a specific word within multiple pdf files located on a specific drive?

I am trying to locate a client's pdf file that was saved on an external backup drive, which contains a little over 8000 pdf files and hundreds of folders. For example, if I want to search all pdf ...
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Is there a tool for searching keywords super fast in many pdfs files?

I have a bunch of technical books, and I have been using pdfgrep for a while, but it takes substantial amount of time for searching all. can somebody recommend me of a cli tool for searching in pdf ...
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How can I get the page numbers only of a pattern in a pdf file, regardless if the pattern is multiline?

I find the page numbers of a multiline pattern in a pdf file, by How shall I grep a multi-line pattern in a pdf file and in a text file? and How can I search a string in a pdf file, and find the ...
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How shall I grep a multi-line pattern in a pdf file and in a text file? [duplicate]

In the output of less my.pdf, a string image not available appears multiple times, for example: ... Lastly, what remains to ^L image not available ^L Implementations and Systems I ...