This is a large Japanese dictionary whose entries are more than 290,000 including katakana words, ancient words, terminologies, word origins and history, idioms, etc. It's easy to find the word you are looking for through the digital format. It is regularly updated and revised to be kept abreast with the times.
Editorial supervisor: 松村 明
Editorial board: 池上秋彦・金田 弘・杉崎一雄・鈴木丹士郎・中嶋 尚・林 巨樹・飛田良文

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Original books 大辞泉 第二版
Publisher Shogakukan, Inc.
Publication date November 02, 2012
Number of volumes Two volumes
Book price Base price: ¥15,000 + tax
Release date of JK April 2001 (The 1st Edition)
Number of entries 298,700 entries
Number of characters 23,931,000 characters
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Frequency of update Annually
(as of May 2019)

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