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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. critical: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. critical: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. critical: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. critical: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. critical: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. critical: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Critical, critical: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. critical: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. critical: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. critical: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. critical: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. critical: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. critical: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. critical: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. critical: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Critical (Person of Interest), Critical (TV Series), Critical (TV series), Critical: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Critical: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. critical: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. critical: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Critical: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. critical: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. critical: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. critical: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. critical: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. critical: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. critical: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. critical: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Critical: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. Critical: Wideman Comparative Glossary of Project Management Terms [home, info]
  3. critical: Legal dictionary [home, info]

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

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

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CRITICAL, critical: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CRITICAL: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (critical)

adjective:  of or involving or characteristic of critics or criticism ("Critical acclaim")
adjective:  marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws ("A critical attitude")
adjective:  characterized by careful evaluation and judgment ("A critical reading")
adjective:  being in or verging on a state of crisis or emergency ("A critical shortage of food")
adjective:  at or of a point at which a property or phenomenon suffers an abrupt change especially having enough mass to sustain a chain reaction ("A critical temperature of water is 100 degrees C--its boiling point at standard atmospheric pressure")
adjective:  forming or having the nature of a turning point or crisis ("A critical point in the campaign")
adjective:  urgently needed; absolutely necessary ("A critical element of the plan")

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