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ABBYY and Dicoland Bring Professional Dictionary Content to French-Speaking Users of iOS Devices

Moscow, Russian Federation (September 20, 2011)

Specialized Dictionaries from Leading French Publisher To Be Available via ABBYY Lingvo Software Application for Apple ® Mobile Devices

 

ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, document capture, and linguistic technologies and services , and Dicoland, a leading French publisher in specialized bilingual and multilingual dictionaries, today announced a distribution partnership to provide Apple iOS users with trustworthy dictionary content covering professional subject fields . High-quality Dicoland dictionaries of cosmetology, marketing, engineering and architecture will be available for purchase and use with ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries for iOS, a cutting edge word translation software with industry-broadest language support. Th e first professional dictionary from Dicoland already available for download is the English-French-English Dictionary of Law, Politics, Economics & Finance.

 

The Dictionary of Law, Politics, Economics & Finance is a high-level dictionary which contains more than 30,000 headwords and phrases from the fields of law (international, intellectual property, civil, commercial and labor law), politics, economics and finance. It offers up-to-date, comprehensive content that can be of great help and use to translators, lawyers, public relations professionals, journalists, finance specialists and other specialists.

 

“We are proud to welcome Dicoland among our publishing partners”, commented Olga Tolstunova, deputy director of Mobile Products Department at ABBYY. “Through this cooperation we can offer reliable content covering some highly demanded topics among language-conscious users, and offer more professional dictionaries oriented on the French-speaking audience.”

 

“We find this new partnership highly beneficial for French-speaking specialists”, added Marie Oneissi, managing director of Dicoland . “N ow they can easily reach high-quality dictionary content from their mobile devices wherever or whenever they need to translate or clarify specific terms and expressions. The dictionaries will be able via truly powerful dictionary application from ABBYY”.

Availability

The Dicoland Dictionary of Law, Politics, Economics & Finance is available for purchase from within ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries for iOS (accessible from the Apple App Store®). The full list of ABBYY’s premium content dictionaries with detailed annotations is available at www.abbyy.com/lingvomobile_ios/dictionaries.

About ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries for iOS

ABBYY Lingvo Dictionaries for iOS is a comprehensive dictionary and translation application for Apple® mobile devices. Empowered with the breakthrough photo translation technology, it delivers the easiest way to translate unfamiliar words by photographing them with the iPhone camera. The application allows users to purchase, download and use premium dictionaries from leading publishers. For more information about the product, visit http://www.abbyy.com/lingvomobile_ios/key_features/.

About Dicoland

Dicoland – la maison du dictionnaire is the leading French publisher in specialized bilingual and multilingual dictionaries. The company was founded in 1977 and has evolved very quickly due the notoriety of its authors and the know-how of the editors. More than 30 fields are covered from metallurgy to law through medicine, automotive techniques, property dealing, music, and event industry. The company is experiencing a quick development with the rise of new reading supports.

About ABBYY