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vocabulary

vo·cab·u·lar·y

vocabulary

pronunciation:
vo kaeb y leIr i
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part of speech: noun
inflections: vocabularies
definition 1: the words of a language.
We study English vocabulary in school.
definition 2: the words or terms used in a particular field.
He is learning the vocabulary of chemistry.
definition 3: the words used by or familiar to a particular person or group of people.
She did not understand the vocabulary of skateboarders.
definition 4: a list of words arranged in alphabetical order with their definitions.
He used a vocabulary to help him understand the science textbook.
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The word vocabulary contains the following parts:
-ary2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person, thing, or place associated with