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Old 09-10-2005, 11:30 AM   #1
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english to english dictionary


do you guys know any english to english dictionary working under linux?
 
Old 09-10-2005, 12:09 PM   #2
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What do you mean by an english to english dictionary?
 
Old 09-10-2005, 01:06 PM   #3
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i mean dictionaries which describe english words in english
 
Old 09-10-2005, 01:44 PM   #4
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As a KDE user, I would use KDict. Alternatively, i would go online.
 
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If you are looking for a thesaurus then take a look at the one provided by openoffice:
http://lingucomponent.openoffice.org/thesaurus.html
 
  


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