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spelling checker

noun

Definition of spelling checker

  1. :  a computer program that finds and corrects misspelled words in documents, e-mail, etc.



Word by Word Definitions

spelling
  1. :  the forming of words from letters according to accepted usage :  orthography

    :  a sequence of letters composing a word

    :  the way in which a word is spelled

checkerplay
  1. :  chessboard

    :  a square or spot resembling the markings of a checkerboard

    :  a piece in checkers

  1. :  to variegate with different colors or shades

    :  to vary with contrasting elements or situations

    :  to mark into squares

  1. :  one that checks

    :  an employee who checks out purchases in a self-service store


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