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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. Major, major: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Major, major: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. major: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. major: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Major, major: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. major, major, major: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Major, major: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. major: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Major, major: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. major: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. major: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. major: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. major: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. major (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. major: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. MAJOR. (singer), Major (American musician), Major (Australia), Major (British Army), Major (British Army and Royal Marines), Major (Canada), Major (France), Major (Germany), Major (Sweden), Major (UK), Major (United Kingdom), Major (United States), Major (academic), Major (cider apple), Major (disambiguation), Major (education), Major (given name), Major (manga), Major (rank), Major (surname), Major, The Major (The Blacklist), The Major (film), The Major: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. major: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  18. Major: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. major: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. major: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Major (m), major: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. major: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Major: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  24. major: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. major: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  26. major: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. major: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Major, major: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Major: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. major: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  31. major (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  32. Major: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Major: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  2. major-: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. major: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. MAJOR: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  3. Major (law), Major (military), Major (rank), The major, major: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Major (military), Major (rank), The major, major: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Major: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. major: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Major (law), Major (military), Major (rank), The major, major: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Major: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. MAJOR: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. major: Genealogy Glossary [home, info]
  3. major: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. major: Dictionary of Botanical Epithets [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (major)

noun:  the principal field of study of a student at a university ("Her major is linguistics")
noun:  a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain
noun:  a university student who is studying a particular field as the principal subject ("She is a linguistics major")
noun:  British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)
verb:  have as one's principal field of study ("She is majoring in linguistics")
adjective:  greater in number or size or amount ("A major portion (a majority) of the population")
adjective:  greater in scope or effect ("A major contribution")
adjective:  of full legal age ("Major children")
adjective:  of a scale or mode ("Major scales")
adjective:  of the field of academic study in which one concentrates or specializes ("His major field was mathematics")
adjective:  of greater importance or stature or rank ("A major artist")
adjective:  of greater seriousness or danger ("A major earthquake")
name:  A male given name (rare: 1 in 14285 males; popularity rank in the U.S.: #826)
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 11111 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1441)

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