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Titles on PharosOnline Dictionaries

  • Pharos English-Afrikaans Dictionary
  • Verklarende Afrikaanse Woordeboek
  • Groot Tesourus van Afrikaans
  • Sinonieme en verwante woorde
  • English Dictionary for South Africa © Pharos and KDictionaries
  • English Dictionary for South African Schools
  • English/Afrikaans/Zulu/Xhosa Aid
  • English/Afrikaans/Northern Sotho/Tswana Aid
  • Bilingual school dictionary
  • Pharos Groot Woordeboek Afrikaans en Nederlands
  • Afrikaans-Japannese Woordeboek
  • South African Multilingual Dictionary
  • Dictionary of Economics and Business — Eng./Afr.
  • Dictionary of Oceanology — Eng./Afr.
  • New Business Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Police Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Building Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Technical Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Mathematics Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • SA Music Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Verklarende Biologiewoordeboek
  • Woordeboek van Regs- en Handelsterme — Eng./Afr. verklarend
  • Dictionary for the Health Sciences — Eng./Afr.
  • Bridge — Eng./Afr. verklarend
  • Classical Names — Eng./Afr.
  • Property Economics — Eng./Afr.
  • Botanical Dictionary — Eng./Afr.
  • Filatelieterme — Afr./Eng.
  • Tweetalige lys geologiese en verwante terme — Afr./Eng.
  • Water and Sewage Works Terms — Eng./Afr.
  • Encyclopaedic Dictionary of short-term insurance — Eng./Afr.
  • Theatre, Radio, Television and Film Dictionary — Eng./Afr.

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