How to find a definition of a word?
Dictionaries are the best place to go for definitions.
Merriam-Webster's Dictionary: http://www.merriam-webster.com/ is good for finding the meaning of words.
If you are at the Baker Library resources page, go to Gale Virtual Reference Library, click on More and click on the Dictionary link at the top.
For subject dictionaries on the web try the following sites:
- Free Dictionary by Farlex: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/
- Health & Wellness Resource Center contains Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.
For further assistance, contact your Campus Library/ARC.