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Acronymfinder

An English acronyms dictionary.

AllWords

A dictionary for 6 languages - with sound.

American Heritage

A monolingual english dictionary with sound, synonyms and more.

Cambridge

An English monolingual dictionary with phonetic transcription.

Logos

A multilingual dictionary with millions of entries

Merriam-Webster

A monolingual english dictionary with sound and etymology.

Wordsmyth

An american english dictionary with synonyms, similar words and more.


Encyclopedias

Columbia Encyclopedia (6th ed., 2001)

The most up-to-date encyclopedia available contains over 50,000 articles, 40,000 bibliographic citations and 80,000 cross-references.

The Encyclopedia of World History (6th ed., 2001)

Renowned historian Peter N. Stearnsís comprehensive chronology of more than 20,000 entries that span the millenia from prehistoric times to the year 2000

World Factbook

The U.S. governmentís complete geographical handbook, featuring 267 full-color maps and flags of all nations.



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