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Definition of Dictionary


  1. A book containing the words of a language, arranged alphabetically, with explanations of their meanings; a lexicon; a vocabulary; a wordbook.
  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.
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Dictionary Translations

dictionary in Afrikaans is woordeboek
dictionary in Danish is ordbog
dictionary in Dutch is woordenboek
dictionary in French is lexique, dictionnaire
dictionary in Italian is lessico, elenco, dizionario
dictionary in Norwegian is ordbok
dictionary in Spanish is catalogo, diccionario, lexico
dictionary in Swedish is lexikon, ordbok