Resource: Terminology database of natural sciences

Reference Terminology database of natural sciences
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:31 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 267-877-698-834-4
Resource Type Lexicon
Media Type Text
Source
Language English, French, Latin
Description

This dictionary covers the three kingdoms: Animal, Vegetal, Mineral. It contains 50,000 species with numerous synonyms in French, English and Latin and many breeds and varieties. Minerals are given with their chemical formula. About 7,900 definitions in French are included.

This dictionary gathers many disciplines and topics such as: Mammals, Fishes, Birds, Insects, Reptiles, Shellfishes, Trees, Plants, Flowers, Fruits, Vegetables, Minerals, Rocks, Gems, etc. It also includes synonyms and linguistic variants.

Languages : French - English (GB, US) - Latin
Number of entries: 133,500
Number of terms per language: between -20% and -25% approx. with respect to the number of entries (i.e. ca. 50,000 terms)
Disciplines: about 105
Format: .DBF files, sorted alphabetically in French and English

A viewer is also available upon demand for an additional cost of 2676 euros. This software enables a spontaneous search French => English and English => French in the database according to different criteria:
- by beginning of term,
- by included word,
- by discipline,
- by class,
- by kingdom,
- through a free search: French, English, Latin words and synonyms in the 3 languages, chemical formula, i.e. 435,000 access points. For each term obtained, the database corpus is instantly displayed with the total of terminological data available for that term.

Viewing format: .FIC (Windev)

Please note that the prices indicated here are dependent from the number of entries available which is growing constantly. Please contact us for further details.

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