verb (used with object)
to process (a document) with a spell checker; check the spelling of.
noun Also, spell check.
a check for misspellings by using a spell checker.
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Main Entry:  spell-check
Part of Speech:  v
Definition:  to check the accuracy of the spelling of an electronic document with the use of a software program that compares words in the document with a wordlist of acceptable spellings
Usage:  also noun
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But there is such a thing as spell-check and ghost writers.
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