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lexiconnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlek.sɪ.kən/ specialized
(a ​list of) all the words used in a ​particularlanguage or ​subject, or a ​dictionary old-fashioned a ​dictionary
(Definition of lexicon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lexiconnoun [C]

 us   /ˈlek·sɪˌkɑn/
all the words used in a ​particularlanguage or ​subject, or a ​dictionary
(Definition of lexicon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lexicon”
in Spanish léxico, lexicón…
in Vietnamese từ điển ngôn ngữ xưa…
in Malaysian kamus…
in Thai พจนานุกรม…
in French lexique…
in German das Lexikon…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某语言或学科的)全部词汇, 词典…
in Indonesian kamus…
in Chinese (Traditional) (某語言或學科的)全部辭彙, 詞典…
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