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Greetings good persons,

I believe I have installed the British English dictionary / spell-checker for Libreoffice on Ubuntu.

The spell checker identifies rubbish but does not flag "sulfate" as a mis-spelling. I often review scientific publications for British English journals and often the putative authors have used default American English. Some manuscripts are lengthy and I rely heavily on a spell-checker to assist me in standardising the English.

Thus I would love to see "sulphate" recommended for "sulfate", "sulphide" for "sulfide" etc.

Would you assist me in this endeavour please?

All the best, Peter

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Good evening sir!, what you're experiencing looks like a bug in LibreOffice's dictionary, thus it's classed as off-topic in this site, it's recommended that you report it at the appropriate Launchpad project page. –  Uri Herrera Feb 2 '13 at 20:24
    
What does "putative authors" mean? Is putative necessary? For that matter, are you reviewing publications or manuscripts? –  user25656 Feb 3 '13 at 12:08
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