GNU Dictionary Server
7.2.3 Informational Commands
ls command lists available strategies (see SHOW
dico> .ls exact "Match words exactly" prefix "Match word prefixes" soundex "Match using SOUNDEX algorithm" all "Match everything (experimental)" lev "Match headwords within given Levenshtein distance" dlev "Match headwords within given Damerau-Levenshtein distance" re "POSIX 1003.2 (modern) regular expressions" regexp "Old (basic) regular expressions" suffix "Match word suffixes" rev-qu "Reverse search in Quechua databases"
ld command lists available databases (see SHOW
dico> .ld eng-swa "English-Swahili xFried/FreeDict Dictionary" swa-eng "Swahili-English xFried/FreeDict Dictionary" afr-eng "Afrikaans-English FreeDict Dictionary" eng-afr "English-Afrikaans FreeDict Dictionary"
info command displays information about a database, whose
name is given as its argument. If used without arguments, it displays
information about the current database.
dico> .info pl-en-naut pl-en-naut - A Polish-English dictionary of nautical terms. Copyright (C) 2008 Sergey Poznyakoff Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover and Back-Cover Texts.
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