the method or work of writing, editing, or compiling a dictionary.
The art or craft of compiling, writing and modifying dictionaries.
The scholarly control of evaluating and describing the semantic, syntagmatic and paradigmatic interactions in the lexicon (vocabulary) of a language and establishing ideas of dictionary components and structures connecting the info in dictionaries.
The art, procedure, or profession of creating a lexicon or dictionary; the concepts which are used in creating dictionaries.
The art or science of compiling lexicons or wordbooks; the clinical exposition of types, pronunciation, signification, and reputation for words.