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a reference work (often in several volumes) containing articles on various topics (often arranged in alphabetical order) dealing with the entire range of human knowledge or with some particular specialty

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According to the Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 19th edition, "efforts to classify this condition have resulted in the American College of Rheumatology criteria for classification of fibromyalgia, published in 1990.
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary via Handheldmed: With approximately 56,000 terms in all--including 8,400 new and revised terms--Taber's 20th edition, in my opinion, is the most comprehensive health science dictionary available today.
Schmidt's Cyclopedic Lexicon of Sex had a word for that, he remembered.
Biographical Description of Benjamin Flanders," Benjamin Flanders Papers, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collection, Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; Rousey, Policing the Southern City, 103-4; Alcee Fortier, Louisiana: Comprising Sketches of Parishes, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons Arranged in Cyclopedic Form (New Orleans: Century Historical Association, 1914), 1:407-8.
Even Milton's monumental Paradise Lost constitutes a very much secondary source in the cyclopedic history of a doomsday that Under the Volcano recollects for meditation.
There is frequent mention in these early (prelibrarian) faculty meetings of the latest purchases--the complete works of Handel, Mozart, Beethoven, and Palestrina; Cobbett's Cyclopedic Survey of Chamber Music; recordings of Bach's St.
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary defines a drug as any substance that when taken into a living organism, may modify one or more of its functions.
Georgia: Comprising Sketches of the Counties, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons, Arranged in Cyclopedic Form 3 vols.
Davies, `Some personal recollections of Brahms as pianist and interpreter' (1905), Cobbett's cyclopedic survey of chamber music (London, 1929), p.
Among its top selling titles are Taber's[R] Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, the best-selling health care dictionary for more than 70 years, and Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses[R].
Some medical dictionaries are also available, including Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary E-Book and Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary.
i) any posthumous work or of any periodical, cyclopedic, or other composite work upon which the copyright was originally secured by the proprietor thereof, or
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary lists a huge number of physical problems caused by mercury poisoning.
His Cello Sonata, however, is largely unknown in the West, going unmentioned in Cobbett's Cyclopedic Survey of Chamber Music, 2d ed.