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Five Types of Specialized Dictionaries

by Mark Nichol From Daily Writing Tips

Dictionaries aren’t just for looking up spellings and meanings of a broad selection of terms; you’ll find biographical, geographical, and medical dictionaries, among other specialized volumes. 326 more words

Unusual Words

Selah

Selah is defined as a Hebrew word that has been found at the ending of verses in Psalms and has been interpreted as an instruction calling for a break in the singing of the Psalm or it may mean “forever”.  820 more words

Unusual Words

Quiz: Can You Guess the Meanings of These Unusual Words?

Here are 26 unusual words —one for each letter of the alphabet. See how many you know. Their definitions are at the bottom of the post.  416 more words