• Approximately 700,000 headwords, phrases and translations
• Can be used offline: on flights, while abroad (without roaming charges)
• Up-to-date specialist vocabulary from fields including automation, EDP, mechanical engineering, motor vehicle technology, telecommunications, traffic and transport, environmental protection, materials etc.
• Subject labels provided for every term
• Numerous abbreviations
• A comprehensive reference work for professionals, translators, scientists and teachers
• Translations from and into German (German<->English)
• Author: Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Peter A. Schmitt
The new full text search feature allows you to look up words more efficiently.
• Enter a query into the input field and Langenscheidt will automatically build a list of entries containing your query, increasing the probability of finding the right definition.
• Find precise word translations containing a number of usage examples.
• Because full text search supports the Morphology module and ‘Did you mean…?’ function, users can be sure that virtually all search queries can be found regardless of misspelling or grammatical word form.
• Additionally, full text search displays search results (dictionary entries) in both language directions at once without the need to switch directions manually.
Convenient search methods allow you to find any word in a number of different ways.
∙ General search
∙ New! Full Text Search
∙ New! Search for anagrams (e.g. bat-tab)
∙ New! Search within entries to narrow down and quickly navigate larger entries
∙ Wildcard search to find the word even if you don’t know its exact spelling
∙ Similar words search in case of misspelling
Translate and input features
• Three integrated input methods make dictionary use more convenient than ever. Enter the word in your own handwriting with Paragon’s PenReader handwriting recognition technology, search by voice using Google Voice recognition service or take a picture of the text and translate it with Google Goggles.
• Easy copy-and-paste functions allow unknown words or phrases to be copied from an active application like the web browser or email to the clipboard, and automatically translated by switching back to Langenscheidt.
• NEW! Translate unknown words or phrases from any application like the web browser or email using the Share button. The feature allows you to send copied text to a dictionary directly and get translation in one click! (Available for OS 4.0 and higher).
• Morphology module helps to translate words in any grammatical form (for English, French, Spanish and Russian languages).
• NEW! Full linguistic information – with declension and conjugation tables – is included, making the Langenscheidt-App a must-have for any language scholar (for English, French, Spanish and Russian languages)!
• Word of the day widget.
• Integrate dictionary with the Flash Cards application and quiz yourself with words you have added from the dictionary.
• NEW! Improved interface design with easy-to-access navigation and search field makes dictionary use simple.
• NEW! Lightning-fast new engine allows dictionary entries to open as soon as you click with no delays.
• NEW! Favorites - to quickly access frequently searched words.
• Dictionary installation on SD card.
• Enlarge or reduce font size for your comfort.
• Search History feature shows the last 100 words looked up.
• No Internet connection required.
About Langenscheidt Publishing Group
The Langenscheidt Publishing Group is best known for its area of core competence: dictionaries and language learning material in various formats and on diverse media.