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Re: any way to integrate dict with vim?

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  • Sandip P Deshmukh
    ... oh sure. this is more elaborate. however, a map command like: map T :!dict less works as well. thanks for your help. -- regards, sandip p
    Message 1 of 7 , Dec 31, 2002
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      On Tue, Dec 31, 2002 at 08:00:46AM -0500, Alan Schmitt wrote:
      > * Sandip P Deshmukh (deshmukh@...) wrote:
      > > hello all
      > >
      > > i recently added dict package to my debian system. now i can type dict
      > > someword at bash prompt and it returns the meaning of the word.
      > >
      > > is there a way by which i can integrate vim and dict? so i am positioned
      > > at a word and i pass it to dict command?
      > >
      > This is interesting, I wondered the same thing yesterday, and here is
      > what I found on the script page:
      > http://vim.sourceforge.net/script.php?script_id=280
      > I played a little with it, and it looks nice.

      oh sure. this is more elaborate. however, a map command like:

      map T :!dict <cword><BAR>less<CR>

      works as well.

      thanks for your help.

      --
      regards,

      sandip p deshmukh
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