What are the Parts of a Dictionary?

Considering there are several types of dictionaries to reference from, such as medical, legal,thesaurus, encyclopedia as well as Wikipedia, we will assume that you would like to know what information is contained in your basic Merriam Webster dictionary. The Webster dictionary contains, words, definitions of the words, maps of many different countries, continents, bodies of water etc. You will also find a thesaurus in a dictionary and examples of grammar rules.