Definition of Dictionaries. Meaning of Dictionaries. Synonyms of Dictionaries

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Definition of Dictionaries

Dictionaries
Dictionary Dic"tion*a*ry, n.; pl. Dictionaries. [Cf. F. 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 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. 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.

Meaning of Dictionaries from wikipedia

- other types of dictionaries that do not fit neatly into the above distinction, for instance bilingual (translation) dictionaries, dictionaries of synonyms...
- Webster's Dictionary is any of the dictionaries edited by Noah Webster in the early nineteenth century, and numerous related or unrelated dictionaries that...
- lists of dictionaries by language and specialty, see: List of Croatian dictionaries List of Czech dictionaries List of Dutch dictionaries List of English...
- health professionals. Many of the dictionaries mentioned above are available online, and other electronic dictionaries for medicine are available as downloadable...
- A dream dictionary is a tool made for interpreting images in a dream. Dream dictionaries tend to include specific images which are attached to specific...
- dialects. Rhyming dictionaries for Old English, Elizabethan poetry, or Standard English would have quite different content. Rhyming dictionaries are invaluable...
- Chinese character dictionaries. Present-day ****anese lexicographers are exploring computerized editing and electronic dictionaries. According to Keisuke...
- American company that publishes reference books, especially known for its dictionaries. In 1828, George and Charles Merriam founded the company as G & C Merriam...
- Learner's Dictionary Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary Cambridge Dictionaries Online Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary Longman Longman Dictionary of...
- English by Oxford Dictionaries". Oxford Dictionaries - English.  "Mohawk Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary". dictionary.cambridge.org.  "Mohawk...
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