spelling checker
noun see spell-checker

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Spelling Checker —   [engl.] Rechtschreibprüfer …   Universal-Lexikon

  • spelling checker — noun an electronic dictionary in a word processor that can be used to catch misspelled words • Syn: ↑spell checker • Hypernyms: ↑dictionary, ↑lexicon * * * noun, pl ⋯ ers [count] : ↑spell checker …   Useful english dictionary

  • spelling checker n — Eye halve a spelling chequer/It came with my pea sea/It plainly marques four my revue/Miss steaks eye kin knot sea./Eye strike a key and type a word/And weight four it two say/ Weather eye am wrong oar write/It shows me strait a weigh./As soon as …   English expressions

  • Word spelling checker — Программа проверки орфографии …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • checker — check‧er [ˈtʆekə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. COMPUTING spell/​ spelling/​grammar checker a computer program that checks spelling or grammar: • an automatic grammar checker that searches for missing words, bad punctuation etc 2. JOBS MANU …   Financial and business terms

  • Spelling suggestion — is a feature of many computer software applications used to suggest plausible replacements for words that are likely to have been misspelled. Spelling suggestion features are commonly included in Internet search engines, word processors, spell… …   Wikipedia

  • Spelling — For other uses, see Spelling (disambiguation). Part of a series on Reading …   Wikipedia

  • checker — check|er [ˈtʃekə US ər] n [Sense: 1 3; Date: 1800 1900; Origin: CHECK2] [Sense: 4; Date: 1700 1800; Origin: checker chessboard ; CHECK24] 1.) AmE someone who works at the ↑checkout in a ↑ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • checker — [[t]tʃe̱kə(r)[/t]] checkers 1) N UNCOUNT Checkers is a game for two people, played with 24 round pieces on a board. [AM] (in BRIT, use draughts) 2) N COUNT A checker is a person or machine that has the job of checking something. Modern word… …   English dictionary

  • checker — checker1 noun 1》 a person or thing that checks. 2》 US a cashier in a supermarket. checker2 noun & verb US spelling of chequer …   English new terms dictionary

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