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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Dictionary.
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  • Knowledge [r]: On one common account by philosophers, justified, true belief; often used in a looser way by everyone else to mean any truth or belief, and also a whole body of truth or a whole system of belief. [e]
  • Reference work [r]: A collection of information that has been assembled or vetted by experts. [e]
  • Natural language [r]: A communication system based on sequences of acoustic, visual or tactile symbols that serve as units of meaning. [e]

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Other related topics

  • American English [r]: Any of the spoken and written variants of the English language originating in the United States of America; widely used around the world. [e]
  • British English [r]: Any of the spoken and written variants of the English language originating in the United Kingdom; widely used around the world, especially in current and former countries of the Commonwealth of Nations. [e]
  • Canadian English [r]: Any of the dialects of English, standard or not, that are used in Canada. [e]
  • English spellings [r]: Lists of English words showing pronunciation, and articles about letters. [e]
  • Spelling [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Chinese characters [r]: (simplified Chinese 汉字; traditional Chinese: 漢字) are symbols used to write varieties of Chinese and - in modified form - other languages; world's oldest writing system in continuous use. [e]
  • Corpus linguistics [r]: The study of language as expressed in samples (corpora) or 'real world' text. [e]
  • Encyclopedia [r]: A point of reference for structured knowledge. [e]
  • Language planning [r]: In sociolinguistics, the name for any political attempt to change the status of a language in some way or develop new ways of using it, e.g. a government devising laws to promote a language, or scholars producing an official dictionary; the former is status planning (changing the political recognition of a language), the latter corpus planning (changing the way a language is used). [e]
  • Reading [r]: Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Reading (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
  • Writing [r]: The process of recording thoughts or speech in a visually or haptically retrievable manner. [e]
  • Book [r]: A bound set of sheets containing written or printed materials, or space for such. [e]
  • Mother tongue [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Foreign language [r]: A language which is associated with another country or culture and is rarely or never used in a speaker's own community; usually taught in classrooms or through self-study, for practical purposes such as travel or doing business, or for pleasure. [e]
  • Second language [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Bilingualism [r]: The state of knowing two languages, either in individuals or whole speech communities; a special case of multilingualism. [e]
  • Multilingualism [r]: The state of knowing two or more languages, either in individuals or whole speech communities. [e]
  • Polyglott [r]: A person able to communicate in multiple languages. [e]