Accessing OS X dictionary with Python

A little script that allows to access the OS X Dictionary app using Python.

Tip: make the script executable and add an alias for it in order to be able to call it from the command line easily.

Cite this blog post:

Michele Pasin. Accessing OS X dictionary with Python. Blog post on Published on Nov. 28, 2015.

Comments via Github:

See also:


paper  Data integration and disintegration: Managing Springer Nature SciGraph with SHACL and OWL

Industry Track, International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC-17), Vienna, Austria, Oct 2017.

paper  Fitting Personal Interpretation with the Semantic Web: lessons learned from Pliny

Digital Humanities Quarterly, Jan 2017. Volume 11 Number 1


paper  PhiloSURFical: browse Wittgensteinʼs Tractatus with the Semantic Web

Wittgenstein and the Philosophy of Information - Proceedings of the 30th International Ludwig Wittgenstein Symposium, Kirchberg, Austria, Aug 2007. pp. 319-335