Keywords: 136,000 headwords
The “German Explanatory Dictionary” is a comprehensive definition dictionary for the present-day German language. Around 1,000 contemporary words were added to the revised and extended 9th edition and it includes a total of more than 500,000 key terms, expressions and examples of use. Technical and specialist terminology, dialects and stylistic levels are also incorporated. The dictionary is supplemented by around 250,000 additional entries about meaning, spelling, pronunciation, origin, grammar and style.