spell check


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spell check

To test for the correct spelling of a word. See spell checker.
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* Always use spell check before submitting a paper or sending an email.
Features are a full keyboard, large LCD screen and spell check, thesaurus, word and page count tools, and Spanish-English word lookup.
The University of the North West has written software packages that include a spell check for six of them--English, Afrikaans, Setswana, northern Sotho, isiXhosa and isiZulu.
Window's spell check is one of my favorite features--except for one thing: Every now and then I OK a word (usually a name) and later learn I misspelled it.
Features include claims management, loss-run analysis, scheduler, spell check, diary notes, check writing, ad hoc report writer, graphing, case management and safety including automation of the OSHA 300 and OSHA 301 log, and first-report-of-injury form.
The word processor's spell check function would have identified only one of these errors--the word "labled." Finding the rest is up to the proofreader.
So did the driver spell poorly--like Thomas Edison and Peter Gilmour--and not bother to use spell check, or has this plate's significance eluded me?
The programme installs as a new button in the IE toolbar (as well as a new menu item under ``Tools'') - after filling in a form, just hit the ieSpell button and it pops up a dialog, similar to the MS Word spell check.
If all this sounds like science fiction, just remember a few decades ago it seemed impossible for a chip made of silicon--ones we use in computers today--to quickly and accurately spell check a document or enable you to play solitaire on your PC.
Also run a spell check on them, or get someone else to proofread them.
Though E-mail is reputed to be a quick medium of communication, make sure to use your Spell Check function under Tools in your Toolbar.
It has expanded the Spell Check features, which are now more prominently displayed above the top search result.