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Creating specialised dictionary file for VIM (from Wikipedia?)

I use VIM's dictionary completion feature very frequently, yet have found it unhelpful when it comes to 'specialized' terminology, in my case German philosophical terms. I would now like to create my ...
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Vocabulary trainer for Unix

I am looking for a Linux (Ubuntu) software that allows me to take note of new words that I learn online. I manually add new words, their meaning and usage. The software then displays each item in a ...
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How can I export my aspell dictionary?

At the moment, I'm working on a big LaTeX document about mathematics and once in a while I do some spell-checking on it. As you can guess, there are a lot of words which are not in a standard ...
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In Fedora, how do I turn off the automatic dictionary suggestions?

I just installed Fedora 19 in VirtualBox using an image from virtualboxes.org. It suggests words from a dictionary wherever I type. It's slow and it won't let me type what I want, since it ...
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Which applications use /usr/share/dict/words

I have changed the symlink /usr/share/dict/words to point to my own custom dictionary but it doesn't seem to affect anything. Chromium and Abiword neither seem to use this dictionary. Which ...
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Look for English word in a file via terminal

How to find and print out English words contained in a file via linux command line?
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Best Dictionary Software for Linux [closed]

Can anyone suggest a good "Dictionary" software in Linux. I have artha, but I am actually expecting a better one. Ok here are things which i look out for in a dictionary: Good database Word ...