dictionary entry

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Noun1.dictionary entry - the entry in a dictionary of information about a word
headword - a word placed at the beginning of a line or paragraph (as in a dictionary entry)
citation form, entry word, main entry word - the form of a word that heads a lexical entry and is alphabetized in a dictionary
dictionary, lexicon - a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
entry - an item inserted in a written record
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The reverse of the coin displays the word 50 in the style of a traditional dictionary entry.The coins worth a fortune: These are the most valuable coins from [pounds sterling]2 to 2p
Turns out, the audio file was actually from the dictionary entry for Laurel.
Congratulations everybody, 'dumpster fire' is now a dictionary entry, and here's why
We don't know because the dictionary entry did not mention it being used as an expletive.
The marimba entry in some ways compensated for these oversights by being perhaps the first dictionary entry dedicated to discussing a non-Western musical instrument in its original context, without reference to European music:
The Urban Dictionary entry for "Liverpolitan" now reads: "A native or inhabitant of the Liverpool City Region.
Apple fanboys have always had a reputation for undying loyalty to the brand, but Merriam-Webster is taking that characterization to a new level by using them as an (https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sheeple) example for new dictionary entry "sheeple."
Merely citing a dictionary entry, Jaques attempts to explain that both the action of wailing and lamentation as a literary genre are the main subject matter of the articles in this volume.
A dictionary entry is composed of two corresponding vectors.
The speaker's latest criticism, presented in the form of a typical dictionary entry, defined the rule as a "one-size-fits-all regulation from the Obama administration" that in addition to placing a burden on financial planners would also restrict "access to quality investment advice for upwards of 7 million Americans." On Feb.

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