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LOOK(1)                     General Commands Manual                    LOOK(1)



NAME
       look - find words in the system dictionary or lines in a sorted list

SYNOPSIS
       look [ -df ] [ -tc ]" string [ filename ]

DESCRIPTION
       look  consults  a  sorted filename and prints all lines that begin with
       string.

       If no filename is specified, look uses /usr/dict/words  with  collating
       sequence -df.

OPTIONS
       -d     Dictionary  order.   Only letters, digits, TAB and SPACE charac-
              ters are used in comparisons.

       -f     Fold case.  Upper case letters aren't distinguished  from  lower
              case in comparisons.

       -tc    Set  termination character.  All characters to the right of c in
              string are ignored.

FILES
       /usr/dict/words

SEE ALSO
       grep(1V), sort(1V)



                                17 August 1987                         LOOK(1)