Dictionary Entries

Some articles on dictionary:

Encylopedia - Characteristics
... The modern encyclopedia was developed from the dictionary in the 18th century ... A dictionary is a linguistic work which primarily focuses on alphabetical listing of words and their definitions ... Synonymous words and those related by the subject matter are to be found scattered around the dictionary, giving no obvious place for in-depth treatment ...
Pedia - Characteristics
... The modern encyclopedia was developed from the dictionary in the 18th century ... A dictionary is a linguistic work which primarily focuses on alphabetical listing of words and their definitions ... subject matter are to be found scattered around the dictionary, giving no obvious place for in-depth treatment ...

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    Arab proverb, quoted in H.L. Mencken’s Dictionary of Quotations (1942)