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apropos(1)							    apropos(1)

NAME

apropos - search the whatis database for strings

SYNOPSIS

apropos keyword ...

DESCRIPTION

apropos searches a set of database files containing short descriptions of system commands for keywords and displays the result on the standard output.

SEE ALSO

whatis(1), man(1). Jan 15, 1991 apropos(1)