There is no official dictionary for all Japanese kanji. However, the Dai Kan-Wa Jiten is a standard dictionary that covers most kanji, containing over 50,000 characters. There is also a small official subset of kanji kno... More » Education

The definition of “time period” is available on many dictionary and reference resources, such as, and Both websites define the term “time period” as a measured... More » Education

A comprehensive, user-friendly medical abbreviation dictionary can be found at MediLexicon, along with a medical terminology dictionary. A list of common medical abbreviations is also available at MedicineNet. More » Education

In a dictionary, if the word being searched for is a conjugation of its stem, the dictionary often shows the definition for the stem instead of the conjugation. If the word is not a conjugation, the stem is often found i... More » Education

Those interested in an English dictionary with voice options can find one through mobile app stores, such as iTunes. English dictionary apps are available for Android, iOS and Windows 8/RT. Examples include English Audio... More » Education

Word Reference is an online language dictionary that can translate any word from English to Spanish, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Russian, Portuguese, Polish, Romanian, Czech, Greek, Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Kore... More » Education

One of the best methods to practice reading Spanish is to use a dictionary very minimally and focus on contextual clues and familiar vocabulary to aid comprehension. Understanding of the text overall is the goal, rather ... More » Education