(wikipedia lexicon )
The vocabulary of a language.
(linguistics) A dictionary that includes or focuses on lexemes.
A dictionary of Classical Greek, Hebrew, Latin, or Aramaic.
(programming) The lexicology of a programming language. (Usually called lexical structure.)
(rare) Any dictionary.
The vocabulary used by or known to an individual. (Also called lexical knowledge)
A vocabulary specific to a certain subject.
- a baseball lexicon
A reference work with a list of words from one or more languages, normally ordered alphabetically and explaining each word’s meaning and sometimes containing information on its etymology, usage, translations and other data.
By extension, any work that has a list of material organized alphabetically; e.g. biographical dictionary, encyclopedic dictionary.
(label) An associative array, a data structure where each value is referenced by a particular key, analogous to words and definitions in a physical dictionary.
* 2011 , Jon Galloway, ?Phil Haack, ?Brad Wilson, Professional ASP.NET MVC 3
- But what other kind(s) of syntactic information should be included in Lexical Entries? Traditional dictionaries‘ such as Hornby’s (1974) ”Oxford Advanced Learner’s ”’Dictionary of Current English” include not only ”categorial” information in their entries, but also information about the range of ”Complements which a given item permits (this information is represented by the use of a number/letter code).
- User calls
RouteCollection.GetVirtualPath, passing in a
RequestContext, a dictionary of values, and an optional route name used to select the correct route to generate the URL.
* (Citations dictionary )
* encyclopedic dictionary
* explanatory dictionary
* pedagogical dictionary
* pronunciation dictionary
* translating dictionary
(label) To look up in a dictionary.
(label) To add to a dictionary.
* 1866 , William Henry Ward, The international day, night, and fog signal telegraph (page 12)
* 2001 , The Michigan Alumnus (page 25)
- By a reference to the following dictionaried abbreviations, the simplicity and harmony of each sentence will be manifestly apparent; although it does not embrace everything, and could not, as it would be far too voluminous for general use.
To compile a dictionary.
* 1864 , Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine (volume 96, page 334)
- Should I use a word that a lot of people use but isn’t in the dictionary? Uncle Phil would rather get a root canal than say he was scrapbooking, because the word isn’t dictionaried .
(label) To appear in a dictionary.
- They [dictionary-makers] may have had their romance at home — may have been crossed in love, and thence driven to dictionarying ; may have been involved in domestic tragedies — who can say?