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    Dictionary text file where?

    I have been searching for a dictionary text file but couldnt find one. I was hoping someone may have made/find one and if they may like to share? I am making a spell checker that gives a small definition of the word is why. So if you can help out that be cool.
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    /usr/share/dict/words on any linux or max OSX box.

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    I don't know how complete this is, but you can use this one - I've used it before for scrabble-like games http://logos.cs.uic.edu/107/assignme...dictionary.txt

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    There's also WordNet if you don't want to distribute a big dictionary with your app.

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    Oh wow thanks everone^.^ Sad to say I was not on linux or max OSX box ; ; The others help alot tho, thanks again.

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