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English and bilingual dictionaries, quotation dictionaries, and specialized subject dictionaries. (Full-text).
Definitions, etymologies, pronunciations, and spellings for half a million words. (Full-text).
Basic information from specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks. (Full-text).
A dictionary with audio word pronunciations, a thesaurus, and an English-Spanish dictionary. (Full-text).
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Search 35,000 synonyms to find various ways to express your intended meaning. (Full-text).
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The most comprehensive source of its kind. (Full-text).
A web site with definitions of 475,000 acronyms. (Full-text).
A short glossary of symbols used in editing papers and manuscripts. (Full-text).
An online dictionary of Western signs and ideograms. (Full-text).
A guide to free dictionaries and translators. (Web links).
This web site provides a searchable directory to over 6000 freely available online bilingual and multilingual dictionaries and glossaries. (Internet links).
Free bilingual dictionaries, translation, and grammar software. (Full-text).
French, Italian, and Spanish dictionaries. (Full-text).
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