Merriam Webster Dictionary

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Meriam Webster online dictonaryMerriam Webster Dictionary is a popular American dictionary often offered to those using Mac computers.  The definitions tend to be biased towards an American meaning and the layout is not always easy to read if there are a large number of related words.  However, it has a large vocabulary (225,000 definitions, around 40,000 word-use examples with 7500 explanatory phrases) and the company's has a useful on-line dictionary with a thesaurus and medical checker. There is also a free Mozilla Firefox add-on available for the Merriam Webster dictionary.

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