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The first dictionary.
The western tradition of dictionary-making began with the Greeks when
changes in the language made many words in the literature unintelligible
to readers. During the Middle Ages, when Latin was the language of learning,
dictionaries of Latin words were compiled. The first dictionary of English
words appeared in 1604 -- Robert Cawdry's Table Alphabeticall (A table
alphabeticall of hard usual English words).
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IATE (= “Inter-Active Terminology for Europe”) is the EU inter-institutional
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since summer 2004 for the collection, dissemination and shared management
of EU-specific terminology
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