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I have installed some dictionaries.

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What is the application to use ?

Gnome dictionary and Artha are also installed but both just give English definitions to English words.

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Goldendict is the thing.

After installing it in Synaptic Manager and also the dictionaries as in the image from the question, start Goldentict and it will read the database.

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After in opens all those separate dictionaries appear in it

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When selecting a dictionary on that bar it takes some time to load. The quality of these supplementary dictionaries is usually mediocre.

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