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Definition of the noun Wikipedia

What does Wikipedia mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [figuratively] A source of abundant encyclopedic knowledge.

proper noun

  1. [trademark] An open-content online encyclopedia, collaboratively developed over the World Wide Web.
  2. [Wiktionary and WMF jargon] A version of this encyclopedia in a particular language.
  3. A heterogeneity which encompasses this encyclopedia in its many language versions, the community that develops it and the process of its development.

Definition of the verb Wikipedia

What does Wikipedia mean as a doing word?

verb

  1. To consult Wikipedia for information.
  2. Used intransitively.
  3. Used with an object denoting the information sought or obtained.
  4. Used with an object denoting the specific article consulted.

Explanation

  1. Wikipedia is an uri template.
  2. Wikipedia is an uri template.
  3. Wikipedia: Generally pronounced /ˌwɪkɪˈpiːdɪə/. Common variants include /ˌwɪkiˈpiːdiə/, ˌwɪkɨˈpiːdiə, /ˌwiːkiˈpiːdiə/, and /ˌwiːkiˈpeɪdiə/.

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Google previewGet There Early (2007)

Sensing the Future to Compete in the Present by Bob Johansen, Robert Johansen

Wikipedia is an open-source encyclopedia that has grown to be what Jimmy Wales calls a “community of thoughtful users,” who...

For Wikipedians, Wikipedia is a space where they are empowered to contribute and engage as a volunteers ... Managing networked communities like Wikipedia means dealing with dilemmas.

Google previewCritical Library Instruction (2010)

Theories and Methods by Maria T. Accardi, Emily Drabinski, Alana Kumbier

Wikipedia is a resource that allows its readers an opportunity...

Google previewNew Forms of Collaborative Innovation and Production on the Internet (2011)

An Interdisciplinary Perspective by Volker Wittke, Heidemarie Hanekop

Wikipedia is a web-based encyclopedia, written and edited collaboratively by Internet users. Wikipedia has an extremely open editorial policy that allows anybody to create or modify articles. This has promoted a broad and detailed coverage ...

Google previewFood and Nutrition (2011)

Food and Health Systems in Australia and New Zealand by Mark L Wahlqvist

Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia ('wiki' is a Hawaiian word for quick) that covers just about any topic you can think...

Google previewThe Culture of Connectivity: A Critical History of Social Media (2013)

by Jose van Dijck

Wikipedia simply does not accept new or unpublished research or original thought; again, reliability on Wikipedia means citing proven, published sources. Third, articles have to be written ...

Google previewTeaching Tech-Savvy Kids (2010)

Bringing Digital Media Into the Classroom, Grades 5-12 by Jessica K. Parker

suggests that understanding Wikipedia means knowing how to: 1. Understand the assembly of data and ...

Google previewHandbook of Service Science (2010)

by Paul P. Maglio, Cheryl A. Kieliszewski, James C. Spohrer

Wikipedia is a collaborative encyclopedia where “There are more  ;...

Google previewTrust Management III (2009)

Third IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference, IFIPTM 2009, West Lafayette, IN, USA, June 15-19, 2009, Proceedings by Elena Ferrari, Ninghui Li, Elisa Bertino, Yücel Karabulut

Storing the recommendations inside the existing Wikipedia means that implementation of the WRS required no modifications to the MediaWiki software and it requires no additionalmaintenance or operation procedures on the Wikipedia ;...

Google previewiPad All-in-One For Dummies (2011)

by Nancy C. Muir

Wikipedia is an encyclopedia that is comprised of information supplied by its users, and there are hundreds of thousands of contributors around the world! It's far more often than not accurate info, though that's certainly not always the case.

Google previewMaking Embedded Systems (2011)

Design Patterns for Great Software by Elecia White

Wikipedia is a great place to start. There is also a page covering different implementation techniques, including those described here. struct sVar { int32_t sum; uint64_t sumSquares; uint16_t numSamples; };. Use an Existing Algorithm | 253.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Immigrant Health (2012)

by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic

wikipedia.org/ wiki/List_of_smoking_bans) There is no overarching federal regulation or law in the USA ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sacred Places (2011)

by Norbert Brockman

Google search did not become available until the first edition was in press, and Wikipedia came several years later. The World Wide Web has transformed publishing and information flow, not always for the better. When anyone may publish ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought (2010)

by Abiola Irele, Biodun Jeyifo

wikipedia.org/  ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Energy Engineering and Technology - 3 Volume Set (Print) (2007)

by Sohail Anwar, Barney L. Capehart

wikipedia.org/wiki/ Nuclear_power ...

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Scrabble value of W4I1K5I1P3E1D2I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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