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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]
This file was converted from the original database on: Sun Feb 22 14:18:06 1998 The original data is available from: ftp://ftp.uga.edu/pub/misc/webster/ The original data was distributed with the notice shown below. No additional restrictions are claimed. Please redistribute this changed version under the same conditions and restriction that apply to the original version. =============================================================== Begin file 1 of 24: A. (Version 0.46) of An electronic field-marked version of: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary Version published 1913 by the C. & G. Merriam Co. Springfield, Mass. Under the direction of Noah Porter, D.D., LL.D. This version is copyrighted (C) 1996, 1998 by MICRA, Inc. of Plainfield, NJ. Last edit February 3, 1998. This electronic version may be used freely for personal use or for research, and may be freely distributed provided that the entire set of files are copied, and the headers and copyright notices are not modified or deleted. The inclusion of more than one per cent of the text of this dictionary in a product for sale requires the express written permission of MICRA Inc. Sale of entire copies, including all headers and copyright notices, will not be considered a violation of this provision. This version is only a first typing, and has numerous typographic errors, including errors in the field-marks. Assistance in bringing this dictionary to a more accurate and useful state will greatly appreciated. This electronic dictionary is made available as a potential starting point for development of a modern on-line comprehensive encyclopedic dictionary, by the efforts of all individuals willing to help build a large and freely available knowledge base. Anyone willing to assist in any way in constructing such a knowledge base should contact: Patrick Cassidy firstname.lastname@example.org 735 Belvidere Ave. Office: (908)668-5252 Plainfield, NJ 07062 (908) 561-3416