*NOW INCLUDES UPDATED FEATURES! The Macquarie Compact Australian Dictionary app is fast and easy to use, providing users with a compact and accessible reference for Australian English. The app answers the needs of users on matters of spelling and usage for a wide range of words in Australian English and gives pronunciations in the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Based on the Macquarie Essential Dictionary and equivalent to a 1000 page book retailing at A$29.99, the app includes:
• Over 74,000 definitions
• Over 41,000 headwords
• Over 8000 phrases
• Over 2700 colloquial words and phrases
• Pronunciations for all single word entries
• Idiomatic phrases listed at the end of entries
* Simple and fast search
* Fuzzy and wildcard search options
* Voice search
* Favourite words (new)
* Search history (new)
* Cross-reference links (new)
* Word of the day (new)
* Options to share content (new)
* Ability to adjust text display size (new)
* Access anytime without an internet connection
Based on the Macquarie Essential Dictionary, which is in its fifth edition, the app is completely up-to-date, with words from the cutting edge in such fields as:
• information technology (brain bank, breadcrumb trail, lifestreaming)
• science (activated carbon, biofuel, saviour sibling)
• health and medicine (blood doping, health tourism, lap band)
• leisure and fashion (ear gauging, flashpacker, fur child, pop-up shop)
• business (ecotax, footloose industry, freeconomics, global commons)
• social interest (baby brain, helicopter parenting, latte liberal)
This app is from the publishers of the popular, authoritative Macquarie Dictionary — Australia's national dictionary. The Macquarie Dictionary continues to change, adapt and re-adjust to reflect Australian language.
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Macquarie Essential Dictionary is a free trial software application from the Other subcategory, part of the Education category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2013-12-05. The program can be installed on Android 2.1 and up.
Macquarie Essential Dictionary (version 3.0) has a file size of 11.53 MB and is available for download from our website.
Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 29 times.
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