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spelling checker


  • spellchecker
    Example sentences
    • Before you submit your page to the search engines, run the page through an html checker and a spelling checker.
    • I will ‘learn to spell’ when he gets a spelling checker.
    • Away from spelling checkers, way out in the email chatrooms, anything goes.

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