Dictionary

A book explaining the meaning of words, organised in alphabetical order.
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dictionary

[n] - a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
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Dictionary

An alphabetically arranged reference book listing terms and/or names of a subject or activity with discussion of their meaning, derivation, and application
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Dictionary

Dic'tion·a·ry noun ; plural Dictionaries . [ Confer French dictionnaire . See Diction .] 1. A book containing the words of a language, arranged alphabetically, with explanations of their meanings; a lexicon; a vocabulary; a wordbook. « I applied myself to th
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dictionary

1. A book containing the words of a language, arranged alphabetically, with explanations of their meanings; a lexicon; a vocabulary; a wordbook. 'I applied myself to the perusal of our writers; and noting whatever might be of use to ascertain or illustrate any word or phrase, accumulated in time the materials of a dictionary.' (Johnson) ... 2. Henc
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dictionary

lexicon noun a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
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Dictionary

• (n.) Hence, a book containing the words belonging to any system or province of knowledge, arranged alphabetically; as, a dictionary of medicine or of botany; a biographical dictionary. • (n.) A book containing the words of a language, arranged alphabetically, with explanations of their meanings; a lexicon; a vocabulary; a wordbook.Dicti
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dictionary

reference book that lists words in order and gives their meanings. In dictionaries of Western languages, the words are given in alphabetical order. ... [8 related articles]
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dictionary

dictionary (lexicomedy) 1. A book in which one word continually leads to another. 2. A publication that is always changing the subject on every page. 3. A book that is bound to be of use to everyone who needs verbal clarifications except when a definition contains another form of the same word and never explains the meanings of any of the vari...
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dictionary

dictionary, dictionaries 1. A book dealing with the individual words of a language (or certain specified classes of them), so as to set forth their orthography, pronunciation, signification, and use, their synonyms, derivation, and history, or at least some of these facts: for convenience of reference, the words are arranged in some stated order,
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Dictionary

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dictionary

dictionary, published list, in alphabetical order, of the words of a language. In monolingual dictionaries the words are explained and defined in the same language; in bilingual dictionaries they are translated into another language. Modern dictionaries usually also provide phonetic transcriptions, ...
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Dictionary

A dictionary (from the Latin dictio, a saying, expression, word), is a book containing the words, or subjects, which it treats, arranged in alphabetical order. It may be either a vocabulary, or collection of the words in a language, with their definitions; or a special work on one or more branches of science or art prepared on the principle of alph
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dictionary

Book that contains a selection of the words of a language, with their pronunciations and meanings, usually arranged in alphabetical order. The term is also applied to any usually alphabetic work of reference containing specialized information about a particular subject, art, or science; for example, a dictionary of music. Bilingual dictionaries...
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Dictionary

[disambiguation] A dictionary is a list of words and their meanings. Dictionary may also refer to: ==Software== ...
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Dictionary

A dictionary is collection of words in one or more specific languages, often listed alphabetically (or by radical and stroke for ideographic languages), with usage of information, definitions, etymologies, phonetics, pronunciations, translation, and other information; or a book of words in one language with their equivalents in another, also known
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