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Dorlands Medical Dictionary contains approximately 40,000 entries and 350 illustrations and provides authoritative, concise definitions for a wide range of terms used in the health sciences, including anatomy, physiology, diseases, drugs, tests and procedures and much more. The dictionary is based on the contents of Dorlands Illustrated Medical Dictionary, which has set the standard for medical dictionaries for over 110 years.* 40,000 entries and definitions from all areas of medicine* 350 illustrations* Audio pronunciations* Helpful hints, including information on pronunciation * Clear, accessible color layoutA search tool Featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily, including: * A quick search of words while you type * A fuzzy filter when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word * A keyword search for finding key words within compound words * A wild card search facility which can replace a letter or a group of letters A learning tool The app includes a number of features which help you to grow your vocabulary further: * A Favorites feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words from the extensive library, which includes all cross-curriculum words * Your last visited words are all saved in your History, so that you can quickly look back at recently checked words * Discover more about language with the special Daily feature* Fun and engaging word games like Hangman, Word scramble and Anagrams give the opportunity to use newly learnt words
What's new in this version:
* Optimized for iOS 5* Improvements