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

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

A dictionary (also called a wordbook, lexicon or vocabulary) is a collection of words in one or more specific languages, often listed alphabetically, with usage information, definitions, etymologies, phonetics, pronunciations, and other information; or a book of words in one language with their equivalents in another, also known as a lexicon. Acco
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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

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