Merriam-Webster 6.5

An electronic edition of the Merriam-Webster English Explanatory dictionary
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Merriam-Webster is the America's leading language reference publisher and now you can have their series of high quality English dictionaries in an electronic program on your desktop. Merriam-Webster's English Explanatory Dictionary will provide you with a quick and easy method of finding any word and its correct grammatical form with its built-in Morphology Module. If you're learning the English language, its sound modules will allow you to hear the correct word pronunciation, pre-recorded by native speakers.

Your software dictionary is powered by Paragon Software's SlovoEd engine technology bringing you a powerful solution to your writing reference needs. The program interface is presented to you in an easy to use Windows style and features a search box you can use to search for titles, entries and word usage samples easily and quickly. A search history is also featured to display the words that you have recently searched. The interface is user-friendly and you can change it to suit the view, color and sizes you prefer, as well as change the fonts and font sizes. You can also create your own dictionaries and add new entries with translations, transcriptions and usage samples, if you wish.

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