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About: GNU Aspell is a more intelligent Ispell (spell checker). Aspell 0.60 English Dictionary Package.

SCOWL-README  (aspell6-en-2018.04.16-0.tar.bz2):SCOWL-README  (aspell6-en-2019.10.06-0.tar.bz2)
Spell Checking Oriented Word Lists (SCOWL) Spell Checking Oriented Word Lists (SCOWL)
Version 2018.04.16 Version 2019.10.06
Mon Apr 16 22:11:56 2018 -0400 [7bbe293] Sun Oct 6 20:44:03 2019 -0400 [755d6dd]
by Kevin Atkinson (kevina@gnu.org) by Kevin Atkinson (kevina@gnu.org)
The SCOWL is a collection of word lists split up in various sizes, and The SCOWL is a collection of word lists split up in various sizes, and
other categories, intended to be suitable for use in spell checkers. other categories, intended to be suitable for use in spell checkers.
However, I am sure it will have numerous other uses as well. However, I am sure it will have numerous other uses as well.
The latest version can be found at http://wordlist.aspell.net/. The latest version can be found at http://wordlist.aspell.net/.
The directory final/ contains the actual word lists broken up into The directory final/ contains the actual word lists broken up into
various sizes and categories. The r/ directory contains Readmes from various sizes and categories. The r/ directory contains Readmes from
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The "abbreviation" category includes abbreviations and acronyms which The "abbreviation" category includes abbreviations and acronyms which
are not also normal words. The "contractions" category should be self are not also normal words. The "contractions" category should be self
explanatory. The "upper" category includes upper case words and proper explanatory. The "upper" category includes upper case words and proper
names which are common enough to appear in a typical dictionary. The names which are common enough to appear in a typical dictionary. The
"proper-names" category includes all the additional uppercase words. "proper-names" category includes all the additional uppercase words.
Finally the "words" category contains all the normal English words. Finally the "words" category contains all the normal English words.
To give you an idea of what the words in the various sizes look like To give you an idea of what the words in the various sizes look like
here is a sample of 25 random words found only in that size: here is a sample of 25 random words found only in that size:
10: able bidding bound built contact direct discouraged every experts flight 10: anyone arrives asks calculate change compromise cost discussed doubtful
impose live lower mail negative plant repeat sorry spot strongly success encountering external feed images isolate materials necessary owner phase
technique trouble workers yours precisely programmer reflected regular sex sound trap
20: adapting astronomy asynchronous beer believer ceasing comedy comprised 20: brave cage commit cooked courier crunches dashes disconnect fantasy
daughter deletion ditch dripped gathers generalizations infinity fights filter inclination leak noticeably overseas rotating sights
interacted orchestral padding petty risked stems struggled tiny tribes socially sole song spit swallowing triumph trousers unwise
wreck
35: awaking creeping crucifix defacing dome ethically garnish granular hedges
35: amnesty annihilating authorship barged bathtubs curdled debilities hushing impotence jaunt lifeboat militated nearsightedness notations pew
excusable founders glimpsing ladled lieutenants mobbed naturalness rawer repulse sardines scoffs tripping tweaked upholds viability
naughtily obesity ogling pinpointing scabbing semester sirens soloed
soundly visuals witched 40: alohas badmouths chump clobber cockiness deviants disfigurements fests
fuck gassiest geologic gizmo impersonator masseuse monochromes peppy
40: capitulation catamaran closeout cobblestones crosstown defector enamoring pigsties piss publicists rethinks slushier smooching sweltered
fractionally homecoming honorably hypes impersonator incontinent mopeds telecommuter yeps
niggle nondenominational quads redeveloping retrial skydives slalom
speckle speedway uncharacteristically unzips 50: acquirable aquanauts blinders circlet condoling despoil dormouse
emulsification fetishist hansoms interrogative misapply miscounting
50: anthropomorphism bespeaks bodega colossi debauches disobediently drub naysayers ovulation palefaces pasha phoneyed photosensitive
enervated headboard helot hex idealistically lambkin linebackers significations skylark squiggle supremacist tiresomeness wildfowl
minimization misruled pinafores popovers scratchiness spiny tiresomeness
underplaying wardrooms waxworks wrongness 55: anglicize aquatically autobahns beanpole bevvies centralism cuboids
drapers footballing ghettoizes gorgons hoofer immobilizers magicked
55: anglophiles anticoagulant borehole choirboys commonality cutaway defogged neckband neckbands prezzies scorekeepers spymasters syllabubs tinplate
exeunt gatecrashing holdalls kvetch loughs photostat pitheads potholer treacly uncomprehendingly yellowness yuppified
provincially ritualized roadshows rota themed toecaps townies uneatable
warplanes whops 60: activator airbuses beadles chevalier comfortableness consulship dabber
daces inexpiable marriageability nondisclosure palatine pantywaists
60: adventurousness anodizing austral beanstalk bemusedly chorea cotangents postmeridian preformed rabbeted reedit rezoning satori terrycloth
counterspy crackheads fishponds floggers hairsplitter hombre homiletic thrombotic tradeswomen unapproved versa whippletree
invalidism kepi provability redyes reifying riflers tarsus trainman
tritium unchains valetudinarian 70: adactylous aerometry animalism chalcedonic crownpiece downburst
electrocorticogram foreshowed irenicism irresponsibleness jacklighting
70: acrophobic algor artel benny bilharziasis colocynth cotoneaster duckpond lewis lippiness naumachias nihil nonobedience normalizer pipage pyas
electrostatically evulsion exegetics felly fictionist ironsides laminator rickettsias secco superrich tetanize thromboembolisms ultramodernism
monandries nonhero pervious pily presbyopic relativizing squeteague
syringomyelia verifiers volleyer 80: burhels convivialists defeudalizing détraquée explosivenesses fies
flagrancies fluidifies gratillity houdah indigolite lamaistic multiagency
80: boltings bouldering butcherings disaffirmances extrications exulceration oporice paupered preappointed progressionism radicating reccy sheriffdom
flybanes glossators moderations naething ois paddlefishes perimorphisms sloebushes southeasts steening tourings unpresuming
phagocytose plicating protiums recanters redliner semple
septendecillionths shebeeners tegmentum tritubercular uncasked vacuates 95: acierations comminator coumbite deligated foremisgiving impalmed kerrite
laverocked mirandous nearaways nonceremonial nonlyrical pbxes
95: bufonidae callityping cantingness cavish electrosensitive entayles periependymal preinsinuate quistron somatognostic taxodont terebate thisn
halcyonian hexagonial idoxuridines insorbent lowbrowism mantispid tracksick transubstantiationalists unresembling unstrategically verquire
overspeak predeclaring prerealized propheticalness pseudoracemism
reaedifyes selaginellales setover supercomplex theogeological unlasting
weirdsome wote
And here is a count on the number of words in each spelling category And here is a count on the number of words in each spelling category
(american + english spelling category): (american + english spelling category):
Size Words Names Running Total % Size Words Names Running Total %
10 4,426 13 4,439 0.7 10 4,425 13 4,438 0.7
20 8,128 0 12,567 1.9 20 8,128 0 12,566 1.9
35 37,259 222 50,048 7.6 35 37,259 222 50,047 7.6
40 6,853 491 57,392 8.7 40 6,853 491 57,391 8.7
50 25,226 18,316 100,934 15.3 50 25,238 18,680 101,309 15.4
55 6,489 0 107,423 16.3 55 6,489 0 107,798 16.4
60 14,425 846 122,694 18.7 60 14,516 850 123,164 18.7
70 35,328 7,899 165,921 25.2 70 35,303 7,897 166,364 25.3
80 144,216 33,367 343,504 52.2 80 144,178 33,367 343,909 52.3
95 227,661 86,633 657,798 100.0 95 227,641 86,631 658,181 100.0
(The "Words" column does not include the name count.) (The "Words" column does not include the name count.)
Size 35 is the recommended small size, 50 the medium and 70 the large. Size 35 is the recommended small size, 50 the medium and 70 the large.
Sizes 70 and below contain words found in most dictionaries while the Sizes 70 and below contain words found in most dictionaries while the
80 size contains all the strange and unusual words people like to use 80 size contains all the strange and unusual words people like to use
in word games such as Scrabble (TM). While a lot of the words in the in word games such as Scrabble (TM). While a lot of the words in the
80 size are not used very often, they are all generally considered 80 size are not used very often, they are all generally considered
valid words in the English language. The 95 contains just about every valid words in the English language. The 95 contains just about every
English word in existence and then some. Many of the words at the 95 English word in existence and then some. Many of the words at the 95
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exclude valid yet problematic words (such as "calender") from the 60 exclude valid yet problematic words (such as "calender") from the 60
size that are likely to be a misspelling of a more common word. The size that are likely to be a misspelling of a more common word. The
70 size is reasonable for those wanting a larger list and don't mind a 70 size is reasonable for those wanting a larger list and don't mind a
few errors. The 80 or larger sizes are not reasonable for spell few errors. The 80 or larger sizes are not reasonable for spell
checking. checking.
Accents are present on certain words such as café in iso8859-1 format. Accents are present on certain words such as café in iso8859-1 format.
CHANGES: CHANGES:
From Version 2018.04.16 to 2019.10.06
Various new words.
Remove compare's and fail's.
From Version 2017.08.24 to 2018.04.16 From Version 2017.08.24 to 2018.04.16
Various new words. Various new words.
Fix build problems on macOS. Fix build problems on macOS.
From Version 2017.01.22 to 2017.08.24 From Version 2017.01.22 to 2017.08.24
Various new words. Various new words.
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Added a large number of Uppercase words to the 50 level. Added a large number of Uppercase words to the 50 level.
Properly accented the possessive form of some words. Properly accented the possessive form of some words.
Minor other changes due to changes in my raw data files which have Minor other changes due to changes in my raw data files which have
not been released yet. Email if you are interested in these files. not been released yet. Email if you are interested in these files.
COPYRIGHT, SOURCES, and CREDITS: COPYRIGHT, SOURCES, and CREDITS:
The collective work is Copyright 2000-2016 by Kevin Atkinson as well The collective work is Copyright 2000-2018 by Kevin Atkinson as well
as any of the copyrights mentioned below: as any of the copyrights mentioned below:
Copyright 2000-2016 by Kevin Atkinson Copyright 2000-2018 by Kevin Atkinson
Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute and sell these word Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute and sell these word
lists, the associated scripts, the output created from the scripts, lists, the associated scripts, the output created from the scripts,
and its documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, and its documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee,
provided that the above copyright notice appears in all copies and provided that the above copyright notice appears in all copies and
that both that copyright notice and this permission notice appear in that both that copyright notice and this permission notice appear in
supporting documentation. Kevin Atkinson makes no representations supporting documentation. Kevin Atkinson makes no representations
about the suitability of this array for any purpose. It is provided about the suitability of this array for any purpose. It is provided
"as is" without express or implied warranty. "as is" without express or implied warranty.
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