Misprint lists

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Misprints: pairs of words differing in one letter

Each entry in the following table leads to a list of words which are a single misprint away from another word. For example, clicking on the lq link will take you to a list of words containing an l where the l can be replaced by a q to yield another word. In this example, the list is:

eluant equant
eluate equate
eluates equates
laddish qaddish
lat qat
li qi
loran qoran
lum qum
sluit squit

Many of the lists are rather longer than this one: the largest individual list (ds) is 163 kbytes and contains 8412 entries. A couple are empty.

The list linked to at the end of each row is the union of the lists in that row: so, for example, the list q_ is a list of all words where a q is misprinted as any other letter. Likewise, the list linked to at the bottom of each column is the union of the lists in that column: for example, the list _x is a list of all words where any letter is misprinted as an x.
-- ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az a_
ba -- bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx by bz b_
ca cb -- cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck cl cm cn co cp cq cr cs ct cu cv cw cx cy cz c_
da db dc -- de df dg dh di dj dk dl dm dn do dp dq dr ds dt du dv dw dx dy dz d_
ea eb ec ed -- ef eg eh ei ej ek el em en eo ep eq er es et eu ev ew ex ey ez e_
fa fb fc fd fe -- fg fh fi fj fk fl fm fn fo fp fq fr fs ft fu fv fw fx fy fz f_
ga gb gc gd ge gf -- gh gi gj gk gl gm gn go gp gq gr gs gt gu gv gw gx gy gz g_
ha hb hc hd he hf hg -- hi hj hk hl hm hn ho hp hq hr hs ht hu hv hw hx hy hz h_
ia ib ic id ie if ig ih -- ij ik il im in io ip iq ir is it iu iv iw ix iy iz i_
ja jb jc jd je jf jg jh ji -- jk jl jm jn jo jp jq jr js jt ju jv jw jx jy jz j_
ka kb kc kd ke kf kg kh ki kj -- kl km kn ko kp kq kr ks kt ku kv kw kx ky kz k_
la lb lc ld le lf lg lh li lj lk -- lm ln lo lp lq lr ls lt lu lv lw lx ly lz l_
ma mb mc md me mf mg mh mi mj mk ml -- mn mo mp mq mr ms mt mu mv mw mx my mz m_
na nb nc nd ne nf ng nh ni nj nk nl nm -- no np nq nr ns nt nu nv nw nx ny nz n_
oa ob oc od oe of og oh oi oj ok ol om on -- op oq or os ot ou ov ow ox oy oz o_
pa pb pc pd pe pf pg ph pi pj pk pl pm pn po -- pq pr ps pt pu pv pw px py pz p_
qa qb qc qd qe qf qg qh qi qj qk ql qm qn qo qp -- qr qs qt qu qv qw qx qy qz q_
ra rb rc rd re rf rg rh ri rj rk rl rm rn ro rp rq -- rs rt ru rv rw rx ry rz r_
sa sb sc sd se sf sg sh si sj sk sl sm sn so sp sq sr -- st su sv sw sx sy sz s_
ta tb tc td te tf tg th ti tj tk tl tm tn to tp tq tr ts -- tu tv tw tx ty tz t_
ua ub uc ud ue uf ug uh ui uj uk ul um un uo up uq ur us ut -- uv uw ux uy uz u_
va vb vc vd ve vf vg vh vi vj vk vl vm vn vo vp vq vr vs vt vu -- vw vx vy vz v_
wa wb wc wd we wf wg wh wi wj wk wl wm wn wo wp wq wr ws wt wu wv -- wx wy wz w_
xa xb xc xd xe xf xg xh xi xj xk xl xm xn xo xp xq xr xs xt xu xv xw -- xy xz x_
ya yb yc yd ye yf yg yh yi yj yk yl ym yn yo yp yq yr ys yt yu yv yw yx -- yz y_
za zb zc zd ze zf zg zh zi zj zk zl zm zn zo zp zq zr zs zt zu zv zw zx zy -- z_
_a _b _c _d _e _f _g _h _i _j _k _l _m _n _o _p _q _r _s _t _u _v _w _x _y _z  

Alternatively, you can download this tar’red and gzip’ped collection of all the lists (4.7 Mbytes). The files are all in plain text.


This page most recently updated Fri 4 Feb 16:49:51 GMT 2022
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