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Legal Research - The Big Picture: Dictionaries, Encyclopedias

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Dictionaries

Encyclopedias

Dictionary Sites and Apps

Nolo's Plain English Law Dictionary, ALM's Legal Dictionary, Grapeville, LLC.'s Black's Law Dictionary 2nd edition, and FindLaw Legal Dictionary are free on the web, mobile web sites, or in app stores. Thomson Reuters sells apps for the current version of Black's Law Dictionary and Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary. Wolters Kluwer sells an app for the Bouvier Law Dictionary, Compact Edition.

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