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text editor Syllabification: text ed·i·tor
Pronunciation: /tekst ˈedədər/

Definition of text editor in English:


A system or program that allows a user to edit text.
Example sentences
  • Now we are going to change the permissions on the XF86Config file, so your GUI text editor can edit it under your normal account.
  • Many Weblog packages offer desktop applications that ease this pain, allowing users to write using a word processor or simple text editor and upload the final product when they are done.
  • The most common way for him to do this is to compose his message with the text editor or word processor of his choice and save it to disk.
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