Current Version Version: 2.23 (iPhone OS 3.0 Tested)
Developer Paragon Technologie GmbH
Rating
3.5/5
Price $25.00
Filed Under Reference
Age rating 4+
Compatibility
  • iPhone (Original)
  • iPod Touch
  • iPhone 3G

Description

The Concise Oxford English Dictionary is the most popular dictionary of its kind around the world and is noted for its clear, concise definitions as well as its comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the vocabulary of the English-speaking world.
_______________________________________

Authoritative and up to date, this eleventh edition of the Concise Oxford English Dictionary contains over 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions, including 900 new words. It offers rich vocabulary coverage, with full treatment of World English, rare, historical, and archaic terms, as well as scientific and technical vocabulary, and provides hundreds of helpful notes on grammar and usage.
_______________________________________

Dictionary details:

??? Dictionary database is powered by Oxford and contains over 240 000 words, phrases and definitions.
??? English sound module contains over 20 000 entries by native speaker.
??? The clearest, most accurate definitions, based on the largest language research programme in the world.
??? Thousands of brand-new words and senses from Oxford???s unrivalled new words research.
??? Word Histories give a fascinating insight into the history and development of hundreds of words.
??? 400 new notes on grammar and usage.
_______________________________________

Application features:

??? Audio pronunciations made by native speakers.
??? No Internet connection required: simply download the dictionary once and use it on you iPhone/iPod touch without any additional expenses.
??? Hyperlinks between articles and directions.
??? Search History of the last 100 entries.
??? List of similar words in case of misspelling.
??? Morphology module to translate words in any grammatical form (for English, French, Spanish and Russian dictionaries).
??? Wildcard Search if you are unsure of the exact word spelling. Use ??????? and ???*??? symbols to replace the missing letters.
??? Flash Card Quiz enables you to add new words to flash cards and test your knowledge as many times as you wish.
??? New! Now you can clear your search history.
_______________________________________

About Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education in its worldwide publishing. The preparation of dictionaries, of all types and for all ages, has been a central part of its activities for more than 100 years.

Please see www.oup.com for more details.

About Paragon

Paragon Software Group is the leading developer of multi-platform software applications for smartphones and desktop computers. Since its inception in 1994, the company has strived to exceed the expectations of its global customers by translating its innovative approach, expertise and independent production capacities to all levels of its diversified product development. Our product portfolio includes over 120 Multilingual Dictionaries (for 30+ languages and all possible language pair combinations) with databases by the world???s leading publishing houses such as Merriam-Webster, Oxford, Duden, PONS, Van Dale, VOX, etc.

For more information visit www.penreader.com