1. encyclopedia

noun. ['ɪnˌsaɪkləˈpiːdiːə, ɪnˌsaɪkloʊˈpiːdiːə'] a reference work (often in several volumes) containing articles on various topics (often arranged in alphabetical order) dealing with the entire range of human knowledge or with some particular specialty.


  • encyclopaedia (Latin)
  • ἐγκύκλιος παιδεία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Rhymes with Encyclopedia

  • encyclopaedia
  • transmedia
  • multimedia
  • metromedia
  • macromedia
  • unimedia
  • telemedia
  • intermedia
  • expedia
  • actmedia
  • media

How do you pronounce encyclopedia?

Pronounce encyclopedia as ɪnˌsaɪkləˈpidiə.

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