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spell checker

or spell·check·er (spĕl′chĕk′ər)
n.
An application within most word processing programs that checks for spelling errors in documents.

spell check v.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

spellchecker

(ˈspɛlˌtʃɛkə)
n
(Computer Science) computing a program that highlights any word in a word-processed document that is not recognized as being correctly spelt
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Translations
kontrola pravopisu
stavekontrol
oikolukuohjelma
provjera grešaka
スペルチェッカー
철자검사 프로그램
stavningskontroll
phần mềm kiểm tra lỗi chính tả

spellchecker

[ˈspelˌtʃekəʳ] Ncorrector m ortográfico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

spellchecker

مُصَحِحُ الْتَهْجِئَة kontrola pravopisu stavekontrol Rechtschreibprüfung πρόγραμμα ελέγχου ορθογραφίας corrector ortográfico oikolukuohjelma correcteur d’orthographe provjera grešaka controllo ortografico スペルチェッカー 철자검사 프로그램 spellingchecker stavekontroll funkcja sprawdzania pisowni corretor ortográfico программа проверки орфографии stavningskontroll ซอฟต์แวร์ของคอมพิวเตอร์ที่ใช้สำหรับตรวจคำศัพท์ yazım denetimi phần mềm kiểm tra lỗi chính tả 拼写检查器
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