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Ruby/DICT is an RFC 2229-compliant client-side library implementation of the DICT protocol, written in the Ruby programming language. It can be used to write clients that access dictionary definitions from a set of natural language dictionary databases. rdict, a powerful CLI dictionary client built on Ruby/DICT, is included.

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GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey24 May 2002

Leaders and contributors

Ian Macdonald Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Ruby
Required to build Ruby

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 June 2005.


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