Technical DictionariesHere is the collection of technical dictionary links. Click here to return to the technical writing resources section.
*Tech Term Search
search multiple online tech dictionaries
A searchable database containing common acronyms and abbreviations about all subjects, with a focus on computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.
American Health Association Medical Glossary
A general medical glossary provided by the AMA.
A Glossary of Computer Oriented Abbreviations and Acronyms
Computer Currents High Tech Dictionary
Contains definitions to more than 7,000 high-tech terms.
Dictionary of PC Hardware and Data Communications
Provides complete descriptions of complex terms in two of the most volatile and interesting areas of computer development: personal computers and networks.
FOLDOC is the free on-line dictionary of computing. Contains over 12,000 terms.
Online dictionary of electronics terms and abbreviations.
Harris Seminconductor Dictionary
Harris Semiconductor has assembled this Lexicon of Semiconductor Terms, Abbreviations and Acronyms to improve understanding of the world of semiconductors.
Healthfinder Index of Medical Dictionaries
A collection of link to various online medical dictionaries and glossaries.