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• Collins Dictionaries
fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery
Freely available, high quality dictionaries in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish with translations into other languages also provided. Audio files give the pronunciation for every word listed.
• Oxford English Dictionary Online
The most trusted source about words in English, containing definitions, plus very detailed word histories.
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A well-established site offering online language dictionaries (and verb conjugators for French, Spanish and Italian)
• Your Dictionary
Access a range of English and multilingual dictionaries, including synonyms, abbreviations and acronyms
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