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Merriam-Webster's School Dictionary with Audio (Grades 9-11)

API Product Description

A dictionary written especially for students grades 9–11, ages 14 and up. More than 100,000 fully updated entries, including thousands of new words and meanings ranging from technical vocabulary of science to everyday language of today's culture. More than 28,000 usage examples, 500 synonym paragraphs, and 200 word history paragraphs clarify meanings.

Data features available in this reference:

  • Definitions
  • Examples
  • Etymologies and word history paragraphs
  • Synonym paragraphs
  • Pronunciation symbols
  • Audio pronunciations (coming soon)
  • Spelling suggestions (coming soon)

Formats available:

  • XML

Query options:

  • Keyword: main headword

API Request URL

XML: http://www.dictionaryapi.com/api/v1/references/sd4/xml/baseball?key=[YOUR KEY GOES HERE]

Example XML Response

Documentation

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