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10.4: View some interesting definitions in the Dictionary
Authored by: slytle on May 12, '05 02:36:16AM

Here's the really odd behavior:

There are entries for:

Windows |ˈwindōz| plural noun [treated as sing. ] trademark a computer operating system with a graphical user interface.

and

Linux |ˈlinəks| noun trademark an open-source version of the UNIX operating system.

but Apple and Macintosh return only:

apple |ˈapəl| noun 1 the round fruit of a tree of the rose family, which typically has thin red or green skin and crisp flesh. Many varieties have been developed as dessert or cooking fruit or for making cider. • [with adj. ] an unrelated fruit that resembles this in some way. See also custard apple, thorn apple . 2 (also apple tree) the tree bearing such fruit. • Genus Malus, family Rosaceae: numerous hybrids and cultivars. 3 ( the Apple) short for the Big Apple .

macintosh noun variant spelling of mackintosh . mackintosh |ˈmakənˌtä sh | (also macintosh) noun chiefly Brit. a full-length waterproof coat. • [usu. as adj. ] cloth waterproofed with rubber.

.sly



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