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New online English dictionary - "democratically complied"
Thread poster: Caryl Swift

Caryl Swift  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 17:22
Polish to English
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Sep 19, 2008

I hope I've posted this in the right place?

I've just been reading about a new online dictionary and I don't recall having seen it mentioned here yet.

Here's the article:

http://tinyurl.com/3fmem5

Here's the dictionary:

http://tinyurl.com/4whjho

I'll confess to being a bit disappointed, though, since I was hoping for a state-of-the-art, democratic and collaborative insight into a specific word that I've been a bit confused about recently:

http://tinyurl.com/4jws6o

Any volunteers?

Caryl

[Edited at 2008-09-19 00:06]


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George Hopkins
Local time: 17:22
Swedish to English
Nutty Sep 19, 2008

My definite advice is to stick to established standard English dictionaries.

'Democratically compiled' sounds suspiciously nutty. What on earth has democracy to do with dictionaries?


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