Dictionary search capabilities

Finding word usage examples

The search in dictionaries allows finding far more word usage examples than are presented in the entry window of a given word.
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Finding translation for a word or phrase that has no matching entry

For example, while there is no separate entry for to win a title, it occurs in the text of other entries.
Enter the phrase to win a title in the search field and click Full-Text Search or press Ctrl+F. The Search Results window will open:
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Finding the most suitable translation for a word or phrase

For example, to view different ways to translate the phrase delicious food, enter it in the search field and click Full-Text Search or press Ctrl+F. In the Search Results window that opens click the Examples link:
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Finding other information in the dictionary text

For example, to find holidays mentioned in the dictionaries, enter the word holiday in the search field and click Full-Text Search or press Ctrl+F. In the Search Results window that opens click the Comments link.

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Dictionary search capabilities