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Sub-field Dictionary
... A sub-field dictionary is a specialized dictionary that has been designed and compiled to cover the terms of one (or possibly more) sub-fields of a particular subject field ... It is therefore a sub-division of the class of dictionary called a single-field dictionary ... Sub-field dictionaries should be contrasted with multi-field dictionaries and single-field dictionaries ...
Online Dictionaries - Types - Specialized Dictionaries
... referred to as a technical dictionary) is a lexicon that focuses upon a specific subject field ... A multi-field dictionary broadly covers several subject fields (e.g ... a business dictionary), a single-field dictionary narrowly covers one particular subject field (e.g ...
Various Aspects of Specialised Lexicography
... several important aspects within the general field of lexicography ... bilingual dictionaries within a culture-dependent subject field involves aspects such as the user's linguistic competence in both languages as well as the user's extra-linguistic (factual) competence in both ... First, the multi-field dictionary, which covers several subject-fields secondly, the single-field dictionary, which covers one subject-field and thirdly ...
Single-field Dictionary
... A single-field dictionary is a specialized dictionary that has been designed and compiled to cover the terms of one particular subject field ... Single-field dictionaries should be contrasted with multi-field dictionaries and sub-field dictionaries ... First of all a single-field dictionary is an example of a very specialized dictionary in that it covers only one single subject field ...

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