Britannica Visual Dictionary
Every page will both catch the eye and enrich the mind
Pictures add life for kids!
The Britannica Visual Dictionary incorporates more than 20,000 English words and their definitions into 6,000 full-colour illustrations covering a wide variety of objects from all aspects of life. Each clear and precise definition has been prepared in cooperation with Merriam-Webster® lexicographers. The result is an indispensable visual reference that goes beyond object identification to answer questions about function, significance, and purpose. The Britannica Visual Dictionary is ideal for teachers, parents, translators, and students who are keen to improve English language skills and learning.
The first visual dictionary in English to incorporate real dictionary definitions
Search ideas to quickly locate words, or consult pictures to read clear, up-to-date definitions
A colourful and engaging journey through the world
View thousands of highly realistic illustrations and detailed diagrams created by skilled graphic artists.
Unlike conventional English dictionaries with A to Z listings, the Britannica Visual Dictionary is organised by subject area. Full colour pictorial images are grouped into 17 chapters outlining subjects from astronomy to sports, with more complex subjects divided into individual themes.
- 6,000 full-colour illustrations
- 960 pages
- More than 20,000 English words
- Organised by subject area- Full colour pictorial images are grouped into 17 chapters