Google Tests New Dictionary Feature

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They just can't stop messing with that UI huh? Justilien notices GOOG testing a new dictionary UI tweak that makes a misspelled word actually clickable in the search box itself, giving a dropdown of possible alternatives. You can catch a screenshot on the link above.

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Not bad, but be nice if they

Not bad, but be nice if they gave dictionary definitions like this http://www.objectgraph.com/dictionary/

Update:

I checked the original screenshot. Seems the “ABC Check” button was highlighted. Must have happened when switching tabs in Firefox. I never use the ABC Check. This UI is directly tied into the Google Toolbar.

Thanks to PauTo for tip

Not bad, but be nice if they

Not bad, but be nice if they gave dictionary definitions like this

You mean not at all until I'd refreshed the page*? and then with debug errors in IE?

Awesome!

* IE and Firefox, XP.

You mean not at all until

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You mean not at all until I'd refreshed the page*? and then with debug errors in IE?

obviously! i really think G should have more errors :P

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