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+============================================ downloaded from archive.org
+<< On June 1, 1996 Grady Ward announced that the fruits of the Moby
+project were being placed in the public domain:
+ The Moby lexicon project is complete and has
+ been place into the public domain. Use, sell,
+ rework, excerpt and use in any way on any platform.
+ Placing this material on internal or public servers is
+ also encouraged. The compiler is not aware of any
+ export restrictions so freely distribute world-wide.
+ You can verify the public domain status by contacting
+ Grady Ward
+ 3449 Martha Ct.
+ Arcata, CA 95521-4884
+ daedal@myrealbox.com >>
+============================================== original readme.txt below
+17 May 93
+Copy all the files on all the disks to a folder on your hard disk
+(make sure you have at two (4) megabytes of free space on
+your hard disk for each disk of Moby product).
+Change your current directory ('CD') to that folder,
+type BUILD and press (enter).
+The files that are extracted may be viewed and edited by
+any capable text-editor, such as Microsoft Word 5.x.
+Moby (tm) Words II Documentation Notes
+This documentation, the software and/or database are:
+Copyright (c) 1988-93, Grady Ward. All Rights Reserved.
+3449 Martha Ct.
+Arcata, CA 95521-4884 USA
+(707) 826-7715 (voice/24-hr 7 day FAX)
+License Agreement
+This documentation, software and/or database was developed
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+Disclaimer of Warranty
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+or refund of the license fee.
+Moby (tm) Words II for the MSDOS operating system is compressed
+and distributed on two 1.4MB double-sided diskettes. After
+self-extraction, the vocabulary files included with this product
+are in ordinary ASCII format with CRLF (ASCII 13/10) delimiters.
+354,984 single words
+Over 354,000 single words, excluding proper names, acronyms,
+or compound words and phrases. This list does not exclude archaic
+words or significant variant spellings.
+256,772 compound words
+Over 256,700 hyphenated or other entries containing more
+than one word as well as all capitalized words and acronyms.
+Phrases were considered 'common' if they or variations of them
+occur in standard dictionaries or thesauruses.
+113,809 official crosswords
+A list of words permitted in crossword games such as Scrabble(tm).
+Compatible with the first edition of the Official Scrabble Players
+Dictionary(tm). Since this list has all forms: -ing, -ed, -s, and so on
+of words, it makes a good addition when building a custom spelling dictionary.
+4,160 official crosswords delta
+When combined with the 113,809 crosswords file, it produces the
+official crossword list compatible with the second edition of the
+Official Scrabble Players Dictionary. (Scrabble is a registered
+trademark of Milton-Bradley licensed to Merriam-Webster.)
+74,550 common dictionary words
+A list of words in common with two or more published dictionaries.
+This gives the developer of a custom spelling checker a good beginning
+pool of relatively common words.
+21,986 names
+This database contains the most common names used in the
+United States and Great Britain. Spelling checkers may want to
+supplement their basic word list with this one.
+4,946 female names
+frequent given names of females in English speaking countries
+3,897 male names
+frequent given names of males in English speaking countries
+10,196 places
+a large selection of place names in the United States
+1,000 by frequency
+This file consists of the 1,000 most frequently used
+English words from a wide variety of common texts listed
+in decreasing order of frequency
+1,000 by frequency internet
+This file consists of the 1,000 most frequently used
+English words as used on the Internet computer network in 1992.
+6,213 acronyms
+common acronyms & abbreviations
+1,185 King James Version frequent substrings
+The most frequently occurring 1,185 substrings in the King James
+Version Bible ranked and counted by order of frequency.
+467 current fiction substrings
+The most frequently occurring 467 substrings occurring in a
+best-selling novel by Amy Tan in 1990.
+USA Constitution
+The Constitution of the United States, including the Bill of Rights
+and all amendments current to 1993.
+NOTE: Accents have been stripped from words, e.g., 'etude'
+does not mark the accent on the initial 'e'.