word processor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n word processor an application that provides the user with tools needed to write and edit and format text and to send it to a printer
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Usage

In literature:

The workstations down at the Attorney General's are Wang dedicated word-processors.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
I scribbled a few notes for Emma, taped them to her word processor, and headed out the door.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Pros Capable new online word processor.
Advanced word-processor with minimalist interface.
The software includes Writer, its word processor .
Most authors don't just run a word processor and bang them out, start to finish, ending up with a complete work.
This easy-to-use word processor is small enough to fit on a portable USB drive.
This free, stripped-down word processor is optimized for distraction-free writing of screenplays.
But there's a price to be paid for using Apple's pretty word processor .
If you're like most people, you're using the word processor that came with your computer.
Or you may be using the word processor you've used for years, moving it from your old computer to a new one because of the time you've invested in learning its ins and outs and because it's familiar.
The most commonly used office-type program, the word processor , is a case in point.
GuruNet GuruNet, formerly called Atomica, is another wordsmithing tool, though it more tightly integrates with both your word processor (or any other program) and the Web.
Has terminated production and shipments of Japanese-language word processor s, company officials said.
It's a word processor that is on Google's computers, not mine.
Use any word processor, and just hit that 'Save as PDF' tab'.
The Wikimedia Foundation announced a partnership intended to make it possible to obtain high quality print and word processor copies of articles from Wikipedia and other wiki educational resources.
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In science:

The 1980s brought a rapid proliferation of information due to desktop computers and applications such as word processors and spreadsheets.
A Connection-Centric Survey of Recommender Systems Research
In other words, the OST is the linear processor of Matched Field Processing (MFP) plus a thresholding step .
Exact Localization and Superresolution with Noisy Data and Random Illumination
A protocol used e.g. in reference toolkits for word processors to search and retrieve bibliographic entries from libraries.
Usability Meets Instant Gratification on the Semantic Web
One does not need specific computers to perform specific tasks; a single programmable computer could perform any conceivable task (we are now capable of running a word processor on the same digital computer on which we play chess games).
Assessing Cognitive Randomness: A Kolmogorov Complexity Approach
IT background beyond the basic usage of a word processor. As a result, most standard editing activities are operated in Microsoft Word with documents being disseminated as PDF’s when ballots are taking place.
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