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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. vicarious: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. vicarious: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. vicarious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. vicarious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. vicarious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. vicarious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Vicarious, vicarious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. vicarious: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. vicarious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. vicarious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. vicarious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. vicarious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. vicarious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. vicarious: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. vicarious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. vicarious: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Vicarious (Company), Vicarious (Tool song), Vicarious (company), Vicarious (disambiguation), Vicarious (song), Vicarious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Vicarious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. vicarious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. vicarious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Vicarious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. vicarious: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. vicarious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. vicarious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. vicarious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. vicarious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. vicarious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. vicarious: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. vicarious: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. vicarious: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. vicarious: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. vicarious: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. vicarious: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. vicarious: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (vicarious)

adjective:  occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function ("Vicarious menstruation")
adjective:  experienced at secondhand ("Read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement")
adjective:  suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another ("Vicarious atonement")

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