This is Netdictionary's Score Key for the star rating of online dictionaries:

 

Vocab
 size
Wait
 time
Syntax
info
Usage
 info
Phonetic
info
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Less than
20,000 entries
More than 10 seconds, or unavailable at peak traffic times No consistent grammar
information is provided
No information provided about usage No phonetic transcription and no sound
*
20-50,000
entries
Consistently less than 10 seconds Basic grammar information is provided Some examples of colloquial usage are provided Non-IPA transcription is provided; no sound
**
50-100,000
entries
Consistently less than 7 seconds Basic grammar
& etymology
info are provided
An example of usage is provided for most entries IPA transcription or non-IPA but with sound, or fast clear sound only
***
100,000-200,000 entries Consistently less than 5 seconds Full grammar
& etymology info are provided
Multiple examples of usage are provided IPA transcription and sound
****
In excess of 200,000 entries Consistently less than 3 seconds Information extends to variants and related items Multiple examples are provided, with explanations IPA transcription and fast, clear sound

 

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