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Websterandrsquo;s New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition, presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Websterandrsquo;s New World name for decades. It is a favorite of newsrooms and copy editors nationwide and it is the official dictionary of The Associated Press Stylebook and The New York Times.and#160;Websterand#39;s New World College Dictionary is collaborating with The Associated Press Stylebook Online to offer a combined service. Please see www.apstylebook.com for details.

This dictionary features a clear and accessible defining style, abundant synonym notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points. It also includes extensive coverage of Americanisms (words, phrases, and senses coined by an American or first used in the United States), all 12,000 of which are specially identified. The fifth edition, first published in 2014, includedand#160;4,700 new entries and senses and tens of thousands of revisionsand#160;that reflect current usage.For this 2016 edition,and#160;the editors have made hundreds of revisions and additions. New words include co-working, emoji, jizya, lambic, and vape. Websterand#39;s New World College is the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home.

Synopsis:

A new edition of America's best-selling dictionary! A Kivar bound, plain-edged version featuring more than 225,000 clear and precise definitions, 700 illustrations, and more than 10,000 new words and meanings. Special sections include a Handbook of Style.

Synopsis:

Websterandrsquo;s New Worldand#160;College Dictionary, Fifth Edition, presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Websterand#39;s New World name for decades. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home. This edition has been updated for 2016 with dozens of new words and senses and hundreds of revisions.

Synopsis:

A fully revised edition of America's best-selling dictionary! Setting a new standard with more than 225,000 clear and precise definitons and up-to-date coverage of words.

Synopsis:

This new edition of America's bestselling dictionary features more than 225,000 clear and precise definitions, 700 illustrations, and more than 10,000 new words and meanings.

About the Author

The Editors of the Webster's New World Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible. andnbsp;

Product Details

ISBN:
9780877798088
Author:
Websters
Publisher:
Merriam-Webster
Author:
Editors of Webster's New World College Dictionaries
Author:
Merriam-Webster
Author:
Webster's New World College Dictionaries, Editors of
Location:
Springfield, Mass.
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
Reference - Dictionaries
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
reference;comprehensive;vocabulary;definitions
Copyright:
Edition Number:
11
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
Series Volume:
107-248
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
600+ b/w line drawings
Pages:
1728
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7 x 2.41 in 3.9 lb

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Product details 1728 pages Merriam-Webster - English 9780877798088 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A new edition of America's best-selling dictionary! A Kivar bound, plain-edged version featuring more than 225,000 clear and precise definitions, 700 illustrations, and more than 10,000 new words and meanings. Special sections include a Handbook of Style.
"Synopsis" by ,
Websterandrsquo;s New Worldand#160;College Dictionary, Fifth Edition, presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Websterand#39;s New World name for decades. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home. This edition has been updated for 2016 with dozens of new words and senses and hundreds of revisions.
"Synopsis" by , A fully revised edition of America's best-selling dictionary! Setting a new standard with more than 225,000 clear and precise definitons and up-to-date coverage of words.
"Synopsis" by , This new edition of America's bestselling dictionary features more than 225,000 clear and precise definitions, 700 illustrations, and more than 10,000 new words and meanings.
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