"Dictionary" Essays and Research Papers

1 - 10 of 500

Dictionary

How to use a dictionary effectively Reasons for using a dictionary A dictionary is a very important tool for anyone who is learning a new language. With a good dictionary you can do the following: look up the meaning of an English word you see or hear find the English translation of a word in your language check the spelling of a word check the plural of a noun or past tense of a verb find out other grammatical information about a word find the synonym or antonym...

Premium Bilingual dictionary, Dictionary, Language 1030  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Data Dictionary

What Is A Data Dictionary? Per the IBM Dictionary of Computing, a data dictionary is a "centralized repository of information about data such as meaning, relationships to other data, origin, usage, and format." Essentially, it is documentation or data about data in a file or database, also called metadata. Typical Items In A Data Dictionary For each field or column in a database table, describe the following elements: Item Contents File/Table Name The name of the file or table where...

Premium Data, Data dictionary, Data modeling 473  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Chapter2jho FINAL

present study. A dictionary is a very important tool for anyone who is learning a new language. It is used to see and know the meaning of the word that you want to know. Technology is the marking, modification, usage, and knowledge of tools, achieve a goal or perform a specific function. Some schools, universities and workplaces prefer the use of one particular dictionary. This is for reasons of maintaining a consistent style and understanding among everyone using them. This dictionary will help the...

Premium Acronym and initialism, Dictionary, Information technology 687  Words | 5  Pages

Open Document

Context in Style

used in each sentence. Type or write the dictionary meanings in the appropriate spaces provided. 2 points for each context clue guess and 2 points for each dictionary meaning provided. 40 points total. 1. Even though he risked his re-election, the politician showed his sagacity when he voted against the popular yet short-sighted bill. Based on context clues, record your best guess of the meaning of the word sagacity: Now, record the dictionary meaning of the word sagacity as it is used...

Premium Dictionary, Linguistics, Meaning 585  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

X

sarcasm, ridicule, or the like, in exposing, denouncing, or deriding vice, folly, etc. 2. a literary composition, in verse or prose, in which human ... Satire - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster ... www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satire Merriam‑Webster Full Definition of SATIRE. 1 : a literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn. 2 : trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose and discredit vice or folly. Satire...

Premium Definition, Dictionary, English language 535  Words | 5  Pages

Open Document

Laboradors

2011, from http://uk.oneworld.net/guides/childlabour English Dictionaries. (n.d.). English Dictionaries. Encata Dictionaries . Miss Court speaking to class about child labour. (2011, April). Brisbane. Molina, T. (2006, November). Diamonds Are Forever, But Not The Lives Of Child Workers. Retrieved May 5, 2011, from http://ihscslnews.org/view_article.php?id=162 The Australian National University. The Australian Pockect Oxford Dictionary (Fifth Edition ed.). (B. Moore, Ed.) Victoria. world map of...

Premium Africa, Childhood, Dictionary 895  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Data Documentation and Retrieval Using Unity in a Universe® Environment

table has a dedicated table dictionary that defines the fields available for reporting. This table dictionary does not always contain an entry for each field in the table. An entry in the file dictionary contains the information required to retrieve and display the data from the field it pertains to in the table. This can include formatting instructions, conditional statements, and a label for the data among other things. One of the interesting aspects of this dictionary table is that it can contain...

Premium Data management, Database, Database management system 2339  Words | 7  Pages

Open Document

Departmentalized Grade Inquiry System

operational definition of terms as used in this study: Accuracy. The quality of being accurate (Webster’s New English Dictionary and thesaurus). In this study, is a process that would tell investing in grading information system accurate. Computer. Computer is an electronic device that process data In accordance with programmed instructions. (Webster’s New English Dictionary and thesaurus). In this study, are equipment that would be used in upgrading the information system program. Grading...

Premium Computer, Computer program, Computer programming 1078  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Value and Integrity

ensuring and maintaining integrity in state government, please explain what integrity means to you and how your skills and/or experiences will help this office achieve its mission. Please attach the statement to your application. Merriam-Webster dictionary defines integrity as, firm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values: incorruptibility; the quality or state of being complete or undivided. Although this is correct this isn’t exactly the complete meaning of this word. For every...

Premium Dictionary, Ethics, Federal government of the United States 1315  Words | 4  Pages

Open Document

Gorillas in the Mist: by Dian Fossey

comprehensive research. These traits are determination, consistency, knowledge, and having passion. Let’s take a closer look at each of these traits, and how Fossey illustrated them in her book. Determination, as defined by the Merriam-Webster online dictionary, is “a firm or fixed intention to achieve a desired end.” Qualitative Research Methods by Bruce L. Berg helps beginning researchers establish their desired end or research idea, and even reach it. His “Spiraling Research Approach” allows the researcher’s...

Premium Dian Fossey, Dictionary, Gorilla 1077  Words | 3  Pages

Open Document

Become a StudyMode Member

Sign Up - It's Free