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Simple Dictionary

This Simple Dictionary is a dictionary in which the user can search for the definition of a word.

It uses a data file that contais a vocabluary. This data file is from the Udemy course "The Python Mega Course" by "Ardit Sulce".


You can install the Simple Dictionary from PyPI

pip install simple-dictionary

The dictionary is supported on Python 3.5 and above.

How to use

The Simple Dictionary is a command line application, named dictionary. To see the definition of a word, for example acid rain, simple call the program:

$ dictionary acid rain
acid rain  means:
1. definition: Rain having a pH less than 5.6.

If there is a typo in the name, the program will find a similar word and ask you if you want to use this similar word. For yes press y and for no press n.

$ dictionary acid rainn
Did you mean acid rain ? y
acid rain  means:
1. definition: Rain having a pH less than 5.6.

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