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Please note: this is the 14th edition of the Dikke Van Dale.
The new “Dikke Van Dale – 15th edition” is also available in the App Store. Tap “Van Dale Uitgevers” above this text for our complete range of apps.
Until December 1st 2015, both editions will be offered in an app bundle. This way, current owners of the 14th edition can obtain the new app at a (maximum) 75% discount. The price you’ve paid for the 14th edition, will be deducted from de bundle price.
The 14th edition will get one more update, but will be removed from the App Store in 2016. You will still be able to download it from your purchase history.
Van Dale Groot woordenboek van de Nederlandse taal
Containing the Dutch lexicon ranging from around 1880 until now, this well known dictionary is a trustworthy source of information about the Dutch language - both modern and from the past. Although it is full of tradition, it is still up-to-date after almost 150 years.
• Extensive search options, such as fuzzy search, full text search, search within found articles and search for example sentences
• Including elaborate context, such as synonyms, example sentences and extra in-depth texts
• Most functions of this app can be used without an Internet connection
• Your search history is saved and is easy to delete
• Get a list of suggestions if you type in the wrong spelling
• Use wildcards to make your searches more effective: simply replace one or more letters with '?' or '*'
• Can be used in landscape mode
• Dutch interface
NB: This dictionary contains approximately 238,000 entries, 321,000 meanings and 138,000 examples. The app content is comparable to the content of Van Dale’s printed Great Dictionary of the Dutch language.
About Van Dale
Van Dale Uitgevers is the leading and most authoritative publisher of dictionaries in the Netherlands and Belgium. Van Dale produces a wide and varied offering of dozens of language–related titles for effective language user support. With precision and respect, Van Dale describes language as thoroughly as possible, and not only Dutch, but foreign languages too.
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