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gnome-dictionary(1)							      gnome-dictionary(1)

NAME
       gnome-dictionary - Look up words on dictionaries

SYNOPSIS
       gnome-dictionary
       gnome-dictionary [options]

       or select Dictionary from the Accessories submenu of the Applications menu.

DESCRIPTION
       GNOME Dictionary provides dictionary definitions of words, using a dictionary source.

       For full documentation see the GNOME Dictionary online help.

OPTIONS
       --look-up word
	      Looks up the specified word using the pre-defined dictionary source.

       --match word
	      Matches one or more words using the pre-defined dictionary source.

       -s source or --source source
	      Uses  the  specified  source for looking up words.  This does not affect the global
	      settings.

       -D database or --database database
	      Use the specified database for looking up words. This does not  affect  the  global
	      settings.

       -S strategy or --strategy strategy
	      Use  the	specified  strategy for looking up words. This does not affect the global
	      settings.

       --help Display help information.

CONFIGURATION
       All the configuration is handled using GConf.

AUTHOR
       GNOME Dictionary was originally written by Spiros Papadimitriou	(<spapadim+@cs.cmu.edu>),
       Mike Hughes (<mfh@psilord.com>) and Bradford Hovinen (<hovinen@udel.edu>).

       Emmanuele Bassi (<ebassi@gmail.com>) rewrote it from scratch.

       This manual page was originally written by Jochen Voss <voss@mathematik.uni-kl.de>.

SEE ALSO
       dict(1), dictd(8), http://www.dict.org/, RFC 2229

gnome-utils 2.13.4			    Jan 2 2005			      gnome-dictionary(1)
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