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-===== Aiksaurus: The Thesaurus for the Command Line ===== 
  
-by Rill 
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-Aiksaurus is a command line thesaurus. Aiksaurus produces a list of words. The words are grouped together by type in alphabetical order. The groups will be shown with a heading preceded and followed by equal "​="​ signs. If a word cannot be found, a list of words which alphabetically precede and follow the word you specified are given. 
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-==== Installation ==== 
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-Aiksaurus is not installed by default. To install it: 
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-  - Open a terminal: "​Ctrl+Alt+t"​. 
-  - Type the following two commands. Enter your root password if prompted.<​code>​ 
-sudo apt-get update 
-sudo apt-get install aiksaurus 
-</​code>​ 
-  - Enter "​y"​ when prompted to proceed. 
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-==== An Example ==== 
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-Here's an example. Let's choose the word "​star"​. 
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-  * Type:<​code>​ 
-aiksaurus star 
-</​code>​ 
-  * Here's the output I received from this command.<​code>​ 
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-   === superstar ================ 
-diva, headliner, hero, heroine, lead, leading lady, prima ballerina, prima donna, principal, protagonist,​ singer, star, superstar 
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-=== sun ====================== 
-candle, fire, flame, glim, illuminant, lamp, lantern, light bulb, match, moon, star, sun, taper, torch 
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-=== come out ================= 
-appear, barnstorm, come out, debouch, emote, emotionalize,​ mime, pantomime, patter, sketch, star, steal the show, stooge, troupe, upstage 
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-=== pip ====================== 
-badge, beam, chevron, epaulet, hash mark, oak leaf, patch, pip, spread eagle, star, stripe 
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-=== victor =================== 
-champ, champion, comer, conqueror, first, hero, laureate, master, paragon, star, subduer, success, top dog, vanquisher, victor, winner 
-</​code>​ 
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