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dictionary attack

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(Computer Science) an attempt to hack into a computer or network by submitting every word in a dictionary as a possible password
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If you don't need the pre-installed word lists, you can remove them with few taps.
For more ideas on how to use word lists in the classroom, see Nation (2016).
They found that after three months both were equally good at improving verbal memory skills, which help people remember names and word lists.
As an alternative to the conventional memorizing of word lists, they offer a linguistically-centered explanation of the rules of the terminological game, both for the language of medicine and for scientific vocabulary in general.
Little attention has been paid to word lists with one or more crashes.
Consists of graded reading and spelling activities based on the Catch Up High Frequency Word Lists, rimes, initial digraphs, picture-cued nouns and story words.
Simply find the SEVEN letter word that is hidden within the grid but NOT listed in any of the three word lists for the chance to win an extra PS1,000.
In 1852 he published his first Thesaurus, making ever more likely and possible that writers could be helped to find the right word whenever they consulted this famous book of word lists.
Vocabulary charts or word lists can be very useful in helping students widen their passive and active vocabulary based on related word group areas.
Each participant listened to a series of word lists and was then asked to recall what they had heard.
They include Teaching guides with sentence frames and high frequency word lists.
Allotment will also go to the development of PWLE which also include the inventory of frequently used words in English textbooks, the field validation of word lists as well as its finalization.