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Spelling Dictionary Incorporating Word Association

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045874D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Parrott, RD [+details]

Abstract

A spelling dictionary utilized in a word processing device for checking the correct spelling of words within a document is enhanced to include a word association feature, thereby allowing the dictionary to act as a thesaurus identifying synonyms and antonyms for each word of the dictionary.