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An experiment in language and interface, Plumb Design's Visual Thesaurus
is both an artistic exploration and a tool to explore, study, and analyze
the structure of language.
By displaying the interrelationships between words and meanings as spatial
the thesaurus translates language into a visible architecture.
London, Dictionary of
A terrific introduction to Victorian social history and 19th century
by the Learning Resource Centre, University of East London.
Missions, Illustrated Glossary of Terms Relating to
The California Mission Studies Assn.'s list of terms related to the
with definitions and very useful thumb-nail graphics opening to full-screen
The etymology and history of English, French, German, Italian, Spanish,
Indian, Irish, Mythological, Biblical, and other first names.
Explorers Picture Dictionary with Links
The Little Explorers' dictionary has 2172 illustrated entries.
Each word is used in a meaningful example sentence, and most have links
to a related website.
A dictionary for artists, collectors, students and educators
in art production, criticism, history, aesthetics, and education,
more than 3,300 terms used in discussing visual culture, along with1000s
supporting images, pronunciation notes, great quotations and cross-references.
Language samples for nearly 2000 different languages.
Glossary of Terms in
A thorough cross-linked list of terms related to psychic development
edited by Michael Daniels PhD.
Emoticons & Smilies Page
An Emoticon (or Smiley) is a sequence of ordinary characters used
in e-mail, chat, SMS and other forms of communication using computers.
A glossary of names for throwup. Sickening, really, but somehow fun.
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