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The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary

The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary From the best-selling author of The Professor and the Madman, The Map That Changed the World, and Krakatoa comes a truly wonderful celebration of the English language and of its unrivaled treasure house, the Oxford English Dictionary. Writing with marvelous brio, Winchester first serves…

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Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus

Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus An all-in-one reference providing convenience, value, and the authority of Oxford dictionaries. The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus is the ideal, all-in-one portable reference, with a dictionary and a thesaurus combined in one handy, integrated volume. A word’s meanings, synonyms, and antonyms are given in the same entry,…

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Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus The Oxford Colour Dictionary & Thesaurus provides integrated dictionary and thesaurus entries for quick and easy reference. Guidance is offered on spelling and meaning, as well as on pronunciations for awkward words, and synonym lists help you choose the right word for every occasion. A durable flexible binding and handy…

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New Oxford American Dictionary

New Oxford American Dictionary As Oxford’s flagship American dictionary, the New Oxford American Dictionary sets the standard of excellence for lexicography in this country. With more than 350,000 words, phrases, and senses, hundreds of explanatory notes, and more than a thousand illustrations, this dictionary provides the most comprehensive and accurate coverage of American English available….

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