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encyclopedia

noun [C] ( also UK encyclopaedia)
 
 
/ɪnˌsaɪkləˈpiːdiə/
a book or a set of books containing facts about a lot of subjectsReference books
Translations of “encyclopedia”
in Spanish enciclopedia…
in Korean 백과사전…
in Arabic مَوسوعة…
in Portuguese enciclopédia…
in Catalan enciclopèdia…
in Japanese 百科事典…
in Italian enciclopedia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 百科全書, (某一學科的)百科全書,大全…
in Russian энциклопедия…
in Turkish ansiklopedi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 百科全书, (某一学科的)百科全书,大全…
in Polish encyklopedia…
(Definition of encyclopedia from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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