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Definition fetcher from 5 online dictionaries

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Fetch definition from 5 or more online dictionaries Available easily from PyPi


pip install definition


To fetch definition of

definition <query>
$ definition -h

Usage: def [-p] [-r [INT]] [-e [INT]] query

  --version             show program's version number and exit
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -w, --word            Show the word of the day
  -x, --xamples         Show 30 examples
  -e EXAMPLE, --example=EXAMPLE
                        Show specified number of examples
  -r, --random          Show random words
  -q, --quiet           don't print status messages to stdout
  -p, --pronunciation   Show detailed pronunciation

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