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Synonyms for encyclopedia

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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The encyclopaedia project was begun by the SJC in December, 2009, and work on six encyclopaedias has been ongoing for over two years.
The encyclopaedias can be accessed online at the SJC's website, www.
This is a home-made online encyclopaedia, intended to be just as detailed and authoritative as any other.
Anderson enjoys writing his articles for the encyclopaedia, but he is keen to get other people involved as well: ``Other people are welcome - in fact encouraged - to contribute, either by adding details to articles or writing their own.
And all the knowledge had come from my reading encyclopaedias and other factual books.
His mother, Pat, aged 55, said she was eternally grateful to the encyclopaedias for saving her son.
Entsyklopediia ukrainoznavstva consisted of two components - a three volume thematic reference work (published in Munich between 1949 and 1952) and a ten volume alphabetical encyclopaedia (1955-1983).
To counteract this Soviet disinformation and to publicize Ukrainian issues in North America, where the Ukrainian community was best organized, the Ukrainian National Association assumed the sponsorship of the updating and translating into English of Kubijovyc's thematic encyclopaedia.