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Descriptionary: A Thematic Dictionary, Fourth Edition (Facts on File Writer's Library)

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This is the book to use when looking for a descriptive or technical term or when you know the subject or meaning but not the specific word. Descriptionary, Fourth Edition is a clever combination of a reverse dictionary and a thesaurus, with thousands of descriptions of terms organized into subject categories and sub-categories.

This new edition contains thousands of descriptions of terms organized into expanded and updated sections, including those on politics and the Internet, and dozens of new sections. Many new finance and technology terms have also been added to this user-friendly book.

Synopsis:

An ingenious combination of a reverse dictionary and thesaurus--now in its fourth edition!

Product Details

ISBN:
9780816079476
Author:
Mccutcheon, Marc
Publisher:
Checkmark Books
Author:
McCutcheon, Marc
Subject:
Figures of speech
Subject:
English language -- Terms and phrases.
Subject:
Language Arts - General
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
Thesauri
Subject:
Reference - Dictionaries
Series:
Facts on File Writer's Library
Publication Date:
20100531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
711
Dimensions:
9.36x7.40x1.27 in. 2.69 lbs.

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