cyclopaedia
noun see cyclopedia

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  • Cyclopaedia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Portada de la Cyclopaedia de Ephraim Chambers (1728) …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cyclopaedia — Cyclopaedia, 1728, Titelblatt Die Cyclopaedia ist eine Enzyklopädie von Ephraim Chambers. Er veröffentlichte 1728 in London die zweibändige Cyclopædia, or, An universal dictionary of arts and sciences : containing the definitions of the… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cyclopaedia — Cyclopaedia, o Diccionario Universal de Artes y Ciencias, conteniendo una explicación de los términos y una cuenta de los significados de las cosas en las varias artes, tanto liberales y mecánicas, y varias ciencias, lo humano y lo Divino, (2… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cyclopaedia — Tableau anatomique dans la Cyclopaedia. Dictionnaire universel anglais en 2 volumes, la Cyclopaedia ou Dictionnaire universel des arts et des sciences d Ephraim Chambers, parut à Londres en 1728 et fut souvent réédité. Diderot …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cyclopaedia — Cyclopedia Cy clo*pe di*a Cyclopaedia Cy clo*p[ae] di*a(s? kl? p? d? ?), n. [NL., from Gr. ky klos circle + paidei a the bringing up of a child, education, erudition, fr. paidey ein to bring up a child. See {Cycle}, and cf. {Encyclopedia},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cyclopaedia — cy·clo·pae·di·a (sī klə pēʹdē ə) n. Variant of cyclopedia. * * * ▪ English encyclopaedia       two volume, alphabetically arranged encyclopaedia compiled and edited by the English encyclopaedist Ephraim Chambers (Chambers, Ephraim) and first… …   Universalium

  • cyclopaedia — cy·clo·pae·di·a || ‚saɪkləʊ piːdjÉ™ n. encyclopaedia …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cyclopaedia — n. Encyclopaedia …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • cyclopaedia — cy·clo·pae·dia …   English syllables

  • cyclopaedia — n. (also cyclopedia) an encyclopaedia. Derivatives: cyclopaedic adj. Etymology: shortening of ENCYCLOPAEDIA * * * noun a reference work (often in several volumes) containing articles on various topics (often arranged in alphabetical order)… …   Useful english dictionary

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