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End of operators: in search?

Jérôme [PersonRank 10]

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
3 years ago2,903 views

As they've recently released a new version of definition search (googlesystem.blogspot.com/2011 ...), the define: operator has stopped working on any Google versions (at least from France).

A search for [define:apple] now return:
> No definitions were found for apple.
>
> Suggestions:
> – Make sure all words are spelled correctly.
> – Search the Web for documents that contain "apple"

I don't get why they don't show the same SERP as [define apple], or even better, the results with the new "dictionnary filer" (available in the more search tools menu).

David Allen [PersonRank 0]

3 years ago #

Same problem in South Africa over the past week

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