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You can quickly print a selection from the active document. Press the Ctrl+P keys to bring up the Print window, check the Selection radio button and print.
Thesaurus

You will use the thesaurus to find synonyms, antonyms, or definitions for words in your documents. To enable the thesaurus for a specific language, you may need to download and install the corresponding spellcheck, hyphenation and thesaurus add-on.

Before launching the thesaurus, you might wish to click the document word that you want to look up. To look up a phrase, select it in the document. Then choose the Tools | Thesaurus... menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

Main menu
command, or press ShiftF7. Alternatively, right-click the text to look up and choose "Thesaurus..." from the popup menu. This will display the "Thesaurus" dialog:

The 'Thesaurus' dialog

When possible, the "Thesaurus" dialog picks up the current document text, and automatically puts it in the "Lookup" box:

The 'Lookup' box

Clicking the "Insert" button in this dialog replaces the current document word or selected text with the contents of the "Lookup" box, then closes the dialog. To place a word or phrase from the "Definitions" box in the "Lookup" box, just click it in the "Definitions" box. Clicking the "Insert" button would then replace the current document selection with the word or phrase found in the "Lookup" box.

When the thesaurus doesn't have definitions for the current lookup text, you can instead choose to search for any of the words found below the "Lookup" box:

Automatic suggestions to look up

You can also manually type text to look up in the "Lookup" box.

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