Kingsoft’s “Powerword 2007 Professional Edition Chinese English Dictionary” is one of the most comprehensive, quick and easy to use, all-in-one interactive English to Chinese, Chinese to English, reference, talking dictionary. It is ideal for business professionals to quickly find a definition to a word and terms that are unique to their businesses. It is also ideal for students to learn Chinese and for native Chinese to learn English. If you need to know … chances are you will find the answers in Powerword. The 2007 Edition has the following features:
Compatible with Windows Vista, XP and 2000, with a new and improved user interface.
The user interface can be in Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, English or Japanese.
Words and phrases from over 150 reference sources and databases. It has expanded to more than 700,000 example sentences in English and Chinese, covering over 70 professional and technical fields such as finance, business, law, computer technology, sciences, medicine, health, engineering.
Cursor Look-up: Simply point the mouse cursor at any English or Chinese words within the supported applications and see the definition instantly displayed in a popup box. Great for English definitions to Simplified Chinese words and Simplified Chinese definitions to English words found in a document or web pages.
Displays in Simplified Chinese and English with TTS (text-to-speech) pronunciation in Chinese Putonghua (Mandarin) and English. Common words are pronounced in human voice.
For each searched word, Pinyin and Traditional Chinese are displayed.
3rd Generation “SMART” fuzzy search including Pinyin (e.g., “*”, “?”) so you do need to spell out the word exactly.
Automatic online upgrade to the latest software version.
Japanese-Chinese; Chinese-Japanese dictionaries.
Supports Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or higher, Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher, MSN 8.0 and RichEdit interfaces.
150 dictionary reference sources: 70 professional and technical databases including medical, western medicine, Chinese medicine, engineering, business, import/export, finance, computer, architecture, etc., 15 licensed dictionaries from world-renown publishers (e.g., American Heritage, Concise, etc.), 28 useful glossaries, e.g., China’s dynasty historical timeline, China’s area codes and postal codes, world measuring standards, etc.
After 10 years of continuing updates, Powerword is again bigger and better than any previous versions. And yet, it is still so very affordable!.
User interfaces (menus) in Simplified Chinese, English, Traditional Chinese and Japanese.