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Daniel Webster Would be Jealous

I’ve heard of people who read dictionaries for fun. Seriously. Why go out on a date when you can spend the evening with Merriam-Webster? For the rest of us, Leopard has at least four ways (there could be more that I haven’t stumbled on yet) to look up definitions for words. Here’s the quickest way: Press Command-Spacebar and type the word you want to look up in the search field. If you have entered a word Spotlight “knows,” a new results category (Definition) will be visible along with the first few words of the definition. If you want to see the entire definition, roll your cursor over the Definition line, pause for a second, and it will appear in a yellow box. If you want to launch Dictionary so you can get even more detail, just click the Definition line.

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