dictionary in readable database

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    dictionary in readable database

    i'm looking for a database that has every word in the english dictionary, and all it is is just basically a lookup table for every english word....are there any out there that are just a database that i can read in?

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    you can scan a dictionary to your computer and use any OCR to convert the images to text

    just suggestion

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    I just found a list of words called "dictionary" on linux. Perhaps a search for dictionary+linux would help.
    It contains over 45000 words.
    Definition: Politics -- Latin, from
    poly meaning many and
    tics meaning blood sucking parasites
    -- Tom Smothers

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    Well if you want every word, then you might want to check out this
    If you dance barefoot on the broken glass of undefined behaviour, you've got to expect the occasional cut.
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    Originally posted by Salem
    Well if you want every word, then you might want to check out this
    That would really test out my new OCR software!
    Definition: Politics -- Latin, from
    poly meaning many and
    tics meaning blood sucking parasites
    -- Tom Smothers

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