The Macquarie Senior Student Dictionary app is both international and uniquely Australian, providing a comprehensive reference of Australian English. The app answers the needs of users on matters of spelling and usage for a wide range of words in Australian English and gives pronunciations in the International Phonetic Alphabet.
The app includes:
Over 124,000 definitions Over 60,000 words and phrases Over 6000 encyclopedic entries Over 22,000 word origins or etymologies Usage notes
Search features include:
Simple and fast search Fuzzy and wildcard search options Browse through entries Bookmark entries Recent search list Note-taking feature Cross reference links Options to share content Access anytime without an internet connection Compatible with VoiceOver
The app is up-to-date and features thousands of new words and definitions such as climate wars, ecowarrior, flashpacker, GFC, lifestreaming, twitterverse and toxic debt. It also includes:
new computer words and technical jargon - advergaming, breadcrumb navigation, cybersquatting, first-person shooter new encyclopedic entries - Barack Obama, Barangaroo, Earth Hour, Large Hadron Collider, Black Saturday words and phrases from regional Australia - black snow, hydro pole, nointer, schnitter
This app is from the publishers of the popular, authoritative Macquarie Dictionary - Australia`s national dictionary. The Macquarie Dictionary continues to change, adapt and re-adjust to reflect Australian language. Macquarie, by definition Australian
The "Download" link for Macquarie Senior Student Dictionary 1.0 directs you to the iTunes AppStore, where you have to continue the download process.You must have an iTunes account to download the application. This download link may not be available in some countries.
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