A list of words and often phrases, usually arranged alphabetically and defined or translated; a lexicon or glossary.
An alphabetical list of the chief words used in a book or by a writer, with the passages in which they occur identified or cited
(Archaic) A writer for a gazette; a journalist.
A comprehensive reference work containing articles on a wide range of subjects or on numerous aspects of a particular field, usually arranged alphabetically.
A book of selected words or concepts, such as a specialized vocabulary of a particular field, as of medicine or music.
A lexicon, vocabulary, or dictionary.
A list of often difficult or specialized words with their definitions, often placed at the back of a book.
The special vocabulary of a particular author, field of study, etc.
A word or expression that is being defined.
The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
A dictionary of prosody for help in writing Greek or Latin poetry
The process or work of writing, editing, or compiling a dictionary.
The system or procedure of assigning names to groups of organisms as part of a taxonomic classification:
One who assigns names, as in scientific classification.
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