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Encarta

Microsoft's digital encyclopedia. Launched in 1993 on CD-ROM, Encarta was initially based on the Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia and later augmented with the inclusion of Collier's and New Merit Scholar's Encyclopedias. With approximately 60,000 articles, compared to Wikipedia's nearly three million, Encarta was discontinued in 2009.
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Almost 6,700 weekly newspapers circulated in the United States in 2004 with a total circulation, both paid and free, of about 21 million," according to MSN Encarta.
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MSN Encarta Premium is available today in the United States and Japan(1) as a stand-alone MSN premium Web service offering and will also be available as a feature in the upcoming premier MSN all-in-one subscription service offering called MSN Premium, which is scheduled to launch in the United States on Jan.
MSN Encarta Plus contains rich multimedia content, tools for project planning, and a thesaurus and dictionary for reference.
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