Handy Mac OS Instant Dictionary Lookup
Fri Jul 25th 2008, 11:32am
Reading the NY Times, and finding its writers love using just a bit too much obscure language? Reading a reference to a person that you don't quite remember? No problem, just mouse over the word, hit Control-Command-D, and get an instant popup dictionary lookup of the word.

Sorry Firefox users, this only works for Cocoa apps. Another reason to use Safari. Instant Dictionary Lookup