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This feature installs a copy of Wiktionary.


Current status

  • Targeted release: XSCD_4
  • Last updated: 10/21/2013
  • Percentage of completion: 90%

Detailed Description

This feature installs Wiktionary, an interactive dictionary.

Benefit to XSCD

This feature enables students and teachers to see definitions of words from English and other languages.


This feature is an optional capability available to deployments.

UI Design

User clicks on Wiktionary button on portal page. User types in word. Wiktionary provides definitions for various meanings of the word.

How To Test

The Wiktionary slide show could be used as a basis to verify that the installed feature works as expected.

User Experience

At a training workshop, teachers and staff will be introduced via the Wiktionary step by step slide show.


Mediawiki, PostgreSQL

Contingency Plan

This feature will not be included in XSCD.


Wiktionary web site

Release Notes

Any anomolies will be noted.

Comments and Discussion

discussion tab for this feature

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