Webster's Dictionary

any of the line of dictionaries first developed by Noah Webster in the early 19th century or other dictionaries that use his name
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Webster's Dictionary is any of the English language dictionaries edited in the early 19th century by American lexicographer Noah Webster. "Webster's" has since become a well known name in the United States for English dictionaries, and is mainly used in dictionary titles.[1]


  1. "Merriam-Webster FAQ". Retrieved January 24, 2008.