LINGUIST List 10.424

Mon Mar 22 1999

Books: Dictionary

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  1. Igor Fagradiants, Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language, Edited by D.N.Ushakov

Message 1: Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language, Edited by D.N.Ushakov

Date: Sun, 7 Mar 1999 02:49:42 -0800 (MSK)
From: Igor Fagradiants <>
Subject: Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language, Edited by D.N.Ushakov

New electronic book by ETS Publishing House:

New CD-ROM "The Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language" Edited
by prof. D.N.Ushakov (4 vol.) with russian speech synthesis.

about 2,500,000 words in full text search index
about 500,000 words marked in the word entries
more than 100,000 word entries

The software was developed by ETS Ltd. It provides 3-level real-time
search using word-entry headwords (about 100,000 words), marked words
(index search avoiding repetitions about 500,000 words), full text
search, and numberless cross-references. It also provides automatic
insertion of the dictionary entry or its portion into your text editor
via Clipboard with full preservation of the original formatting and

(Example of speech synthesis (49k))

ETS Publishing House
tel/fax +7 (095) 917 21 60, +7 (095) 242 87 52
103062 Moscow, Podsosenskij per. 13, izdatelstvo ETS

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