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Merriam-Webster online

Posted by ESC on February 11, 2004

In Reply to: Merriam-Webster online posted by ESC on February 11, 2004

: : : My old standby, Merriam-Webster online, is going from a free service to subscription. I am dismayed.

: : I have been worried that this was going to happen.

: : Please provide a link to where you got the information that it IS GOING TO HAPPEN.


: Instead of a definition, I got this message:

: Main Entry: faddle
: faddle is one of more than 1,000,000 entries available at Click here to start your free trial!

I went back and typed some other words and was able to access definitions. Maybe it was a false alarm. Or they don't like the word "faddle."