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Kyiv Dictionary is a Ukrainian multilingual online dictionary. The dictionary is being filled in real time by the website’s linguistic team, currently focusing on the pairs EN-UK, FR-UK, and IT-UK. The actual aggregate number of translations can be seen at the bottom of the page..

Overview of the dictionary

List of Abbreviations

A

abusive use = Abusive Use

account. = Accounting and Audit

acoust. = Acoustics and Sound Engineering

aeron. = Aeronautics

African = African Dialect

agric. = Agriculture

algebra = Algebra

Alpine skiing = Alpine skiing

alpinism = Alpinism

Am. football = American Football

Am. Midland = American Midland

anat. = Anatomy

anconetano = Ancona Regional

Anglican Church = Anglican Church

anthropol. = Anthropology

antiq. = Antiquarian Business

apiculture = Apiculture

appr. = Approving

Arab = Arab Dialect

archaic = Archaic Words

archeol. = Archeology

archery = Archery

archit. = Architecture

Arkhangelsk = Arkhangelsk Regional

art. swim. = Artistic Swimming

arts = Arts

astron. = Astronomy and Astronautics (Cosmonautics)

augment. = Augmentative

Australia = Australia

Austria = Austrian

auto = Automobile

aviation = Aviation


B

baby = Baby Words

bacter. = Bacteriology

badminton = Badminton

ballet = Ballet

ballist. = Ballistics

banking = Banking

barese = Bari Regional

baseball = Baseball

basket. = Basketball

Belgium = Belgian

bell-ringing = Bell-Ringing

biblical = Biblical

billiards = Billiards

biochem. = Biochemistry

biol. = Biology

bion. = Bionics

biophys. = Biophysics

biotechn. = Biotechnologies

bot. = Botany

bowling = Bowling

boxing = Boxing

Bretagne = Breton Regional

bridge = Bridge

bur. = Bureaucratic Language

busin. = Business


C

Canada = Canada

canon law = Canon Law

cards = Cards

Caribbean = Caribbean English

centr. = Central Italy

ceramics = Ceramics

chem. = Chemistry

chem. eng. = Chemical Engineering

chem. ind. = Chemical Industry

chess = Chess

cinem. = Cinematography (Films, Movies)

circus = Circus

civil law = Civil Law

climat. = Climatology

codicol. = Codicology

collective = Collective Meaning

comics = Comic Strips

comm. = Commerce

comp. = Computers and Hardware

comp. games = Computer Games

constr. = Construction

cosmet. = Cosmetology

craps = Craps

cricket = Cricket

criminal law = Criminal Law

crystal. = Crystallography

cul. = Culinary Art

cult. st. = Cultural Studies

cycling = Cycling

cynology = Cynology


D

dances = Dances and Choreography

dated = Dated

demogr. = Demography

dent. = Dentistry

dial. = Dialectal Words

didact. = Didactics

dimin. = Diminutives

disappr. = Disapproving

draughts = Draughts


E

East Africa = East Africa

eccles. = Ecclesiastical

ecol. = Ecology

econ. = Economics

econometrics = Econometrics

educ. = Education

electr. en. = Electric Energy

electrochem. = Electrochemistry

electron. = Electronics

embroidery = Embroidery

embryol. = Embryology

emphas. = Emphasized

EN borr. = Anglicisms

endearing = Endearing

Eng. Midlands = English Midlands

England = England

entert. = Entertainment

entom. = Entomology

equestr. = Equestrianism

erot. = Erotica

esot. = Esotericism and Astrology

ethnol. = Ethnology

euphem. = Euphemistic Use


F

fam. = Familiar

fashion = Fashion Industry

fencing = Fencing

feud. law = Feudal Law

field hockey = Field Hockey

fig. = Metaphorical (Figurative) Meaning

fig. skat. = Figure Skating

fin. = Finance

fish. = Fishing and Fishing Industry

folk. = Folkloric

food ind. = Food Industry

football = Football

forest. = Silviculture and Forestry

forex = Forex

formal = Formal

fortif. = Fortifications

foundry = Foundry

Fr. Ant. = French Antilles Dialect

FR borr. = Words Borrowed from French

friulano = Friulian Regional

furniture ind. = Furniture Industry


G

gambl. = Gambling and Betting

games = Games

gard. = Gardening

gener. = General

genet. = Genetics and Genetic Engineering

geodesy = Geodesy

geogr. = Geography

geol. = Geology

geometry = Geometry

geophys. = Geophysics

golf = Golf

grammar = Grammar

Greek mythol. = Greek Mythology

gymnastics = Gymnastics

gynaecology = Gynaecology


H

herald. = Heraldry

hist. = History

histology = Histology

horse breeding = Horse Breeding

horse racing = Horse Racing

hosp. = Hospitality

humorous = Humorous

hunt = Hunt

hydrodynamics = Hydrodynamics

hyperb. = Hyperbolised


I

ice hockey = Ice Hockey

idioms = Idioms

illiterate = Illiterate

immun. = Immunology

ind. = Industry

India = Indian

inf. = Informal Language

insur. = Insurance

Int. = Internet

int. law = International Law

int. rel. = International Relations

intens. = Intensifying

Ireland = Ireland

ironic = Ironic

IT = Information Technology and Software

It. merid. = South Italy


J

jewel. = Jewelry Industry

journ. = Journalism


K

knitting = Knitting

Kostroma = Kostroma Regional


L

lacrosse = Lacrosse

lat. = Words Borrowed from Latin

law = Law

libr. sc. = Library Science

light ind. = Textile and Light Industry

ling. = Linguistics

lit. = Literary

literature = Literature

logic = Logic

logist. = Logistics

Lorraine = Lorraine

Luxembourg = Luxembourg

Lyon = Lyon Regional


M

Maghreb French = Maghreb French

Malaysian English = Malaysian English

manag. = Management

mar. law = Maritime Law

marine = Marine

market. = Marketing and Advertising

martial arts = Martial Arts

Marxism = Marxism

math. = Mathematics

mech. = Mechanics

mech. eng. = Mechanical Engineering

med. = Medicine

metal. = Metallurgy

meteor. = Meteorology

metrics = Metrics

metrol. = Metrology

microbiol. = Microbiology

microel. = Microelectronics

microscopy = Microscopy

mil. = Military and Defense

mil. slang = Military Slang

milanese = Milan Regional

mineral. = Mineralogy

mining = Mining Industry

motorsports = Motorsports

music = Music

mycol. = Mycology

myth. = Mythology


N

nanotechn. = Nanotechnologies

narod. = Vulgar Name (birds, plants, etc.)

navy = Navy

North. Eng. = Northern England

North. Fr. = Northern France

North. Ireland = Northern Irish

North. UK = Northern UK

North. US = Northern US

not stand. = Not Standard

Nouv. Cal. = New Caledony

Novgorod = Novgorod Regional

nucl. phys. = Nuclear Physics

numismatics = Numismatics

NZ = New Zealand


O

obscene = Obscene Words

oceanogr. = Oceanography

offens. = Offensive

oil & gas = Oil and Gas

old-fashioned. = Old-Fashioned

optics = Optics

ornith. = Ornithology


P

paleont. = Paleontology

parachut. = Parachuting

pedag. = Pedagogy

pejor. = Pejoratives

perf. = Perfumery

Perm = Perm Regional

pharm. = Pharmaceutics and Pharmacology

Phil. En. = Philippine English

philos. = Philosophy

phonet. = Phonetics

photo = Photography

phys. = Physics

physiology = Physiology

phytopath. = Phytopathology

pisano = Pisa Regional

pleonast. = Pleonastic

poet. = Poetic

poker = Poker

polit. = Politics and Political Science

polo = Polo

pop. = Popular Language

poultry = Poultry

pow. eng. = Power Engineering

precious = precious

press = Press

print. = Printing Industry

prison slang = Prison Slang

production = Production

prosody = Prosody

proverbs = Proverbs

Pskov = Pskov Regional

psychiatry = Psychiatry

psychoanalysis = Psychoanalysis

psychol. = Psychology

pugliese = Puglia Regional

puzzles = Puzzles

pyro = Pyrotechnics


Q

Quebec = Quebec


R

radio = Radio

railways = Railways

rare = Rare Words

real est. = Real Estate

regional = Regional

religion = Religion

rest. = Restaurant Business

rhetoric = Rhetoric

rhyming slang = Rhyming Slang

road eng. = Road Engineering

robot. = Robotic Science

rom. = Roman Regional

rowing = Rowing

rude = Rude

rugby = Rugby

rural = Rural


S

sailing = Sailing

salt mining = Salt mining

Savoie = Savoie

scholast. = Scholasticism

sci-fi = Science Fiction

science = Science

Scotland = Scotland

sculp. = Sculpture

secur. = Securities

sericulture = Sericulture

settentr. = Northern Italy

sewing = Sewing

ship. = Shipbuilding

Siberian = Siberian Regional

Siena = Siena Regional

skiing = Skiing

slang = Slang Words

Smolensk = Smolensk Regional

snooker = Snooker

soc. = Sociology

solemn = Solemn Words

South Africa = South African

South Asian English = South Asian English

South Midland = South Midland

South. UK dial. = Southern British Dialects

South. US = Southern US

Southern France = Southern French Regional

Spanish = Words Borrowed from Spanish

spoken = Spoken Language

sports = Sports

squash = Squash

Sri Lankan English = Sri Lankan English

stat. = Statistics

stockbreeding = Stockbreeding

surgery = Surgery

SW Eng. = Southwest England

swim. = Swimming

Switz. = Swiss


T

taboo = Taboo

tech. = Technical

telecom. = Telecommunications

tennis = Tennis

textol. = Textology

theatre = Theatre

tobacco = Tobacco

topogr. = Topography

topol. = Topology

tosc. = Tuscan Regional

tour. = Tourism

tr. = transitive

transp. = Transport

TV = Television (TV)


U

UK = British

urban. = Urbanology

US = American


V

venez. = Venetian Regional

vet. = Veterinary

virology = Virology

vis. arts = Visual Arts

volcan. = Volcanology

Volgograd = Volgograd Regional

volleyball = Volleyball

Vologda = Vologda Regional

vulg. = Vulgar


W

Wales = Welsh

Wallonie = Wallonie

waterskiing = Waterskiing

weap. = Weapons

West India = West Indian

Western US = Western US

whist = Whist

wine = Viticulture and Winemaking

wood = Wood Economy and Pulp and Paper Industry

wrestling = Wrestling

written = Written


Z

zakarp. = Transcarpathian Dialectal Words

zool. = Zoology