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The Concise Oxford Dictionary: The Classic First Edition
The Concise Oxford Dictionary: The Classic First Edition
by David Crystal
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The Concise Oxford English Dictionary, today a world-famous bestseller, has always been a ground-breaking dictionary. In its first edition, The Concise Oxford Dictionary was adapted by Henry Watson Fowler and Francis George Fowler from The Oxford... (read more)

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Merriam Webster Dictionary 11TH Edition
Merriam Webster Dictionary 11TH Edition
by Webster
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A completely revised and updated edition of this best selling language reference is now available. COvers the core vocabulary of everyday life with over 75,000 clear, concise definitions. Inlcudes pronunciations, word origins and synonym lists. Special... (read more)

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The Chambers Dictionary, 13th Edition
The Chambers Dictionary, 13th Edition
by Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd (cor)
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Immerse yourself in the most interesting, authoritative and helpful English dictionary available. The Chambers Dictionary is treasured by word-lovers and crossword aficionados for its majestic coverage of English and its tradition of sneaking in a... (read more)

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The Synonym Finder
The Synonym Finder
by J I Rodale
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Everyone who works with words will welcome this magnificent aid to finding the ever-elusive "right" word. "A splendid tool for writers".--Irving Stone.... (read more)

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The New World Spanish/English, English/Spanish Dictionary
The New World Spanish/English, English/Spanish Dictionary
by New World
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The largest mass market Spanish/English, English/Spanish dictionary available 3.3 million Signet copies in print Includes over 70,000 entries More thatn 3,000 entries have been addes, expanded, or rewritten to reflect contemporary Spanish vocabulary... (read more)

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Larousse Pocket Dictionary: Italian-English / English-Italian
Larousse Pocket Dictionary: Italian-English / English-Italian
by Larousse Kingfisher Chambers
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The Larousse editorial team includes many language and reference experts based in countries around the world. In this way the linguistic team keeps its finger on the pulse of living languages as spoken by the native-language speakers of these countries.... (read more)

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Borror ] Dictionary of Word Roots ] 1960 ] 1
Borror ] Dictionary of Word Roots ] 1960 ] 1
by Donald J Borror
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One of the outstanding problems of the biologist, whether he be beginning student or specialists, is that of understanding technical terms. The best way to understand and remember technical terms is to understand first their component parts, or roots... (read more)

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The American Heritage Dictionary: Fifth Edition (American Heritage Dictionary)
The American Heritage Dictionary: Fifth Edition (American Heritage Dictionary)
by Houghton Mifflin Company
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•Over 70,000 entries •Thoroughly revised and updated •1,000 new words and meanings •Over 400 photographs and illustrations •Expert guidance on correct usage Based on the bestselling American Heritage® Dictionary of... (read more)

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Garner's Modern American Usage (Garner's Modern American Usage)
Garner's Modern American Usage (Garner's Modern American Usage)
by Bryan Garner
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Since first appearing in 1998, Garner's Modern American Usage has established itself as the preeminent guide to the effective use of the English language. Brimming with witty, erudite essays on troublesome words and phrases, this book authoritatively... (read more)

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Larousse Pocket French Dictionary: French-English/English-French
Larousse Pocket French Dictionary: French-English/English-French
by Larousse
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For anyone speaking, reading, or studying, the Larousse Pocket Dictionary is the ideal dictionary for everyday use. With its handy, portable, paperback format, great price and clear, easy-to-use layout its filled with up-to-date vocabulary in all... (read more)

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Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition
Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition
by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company (cor)
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Websters 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 Websters New World name for decades. Websters New World College Dictionary... (read more)

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The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols and Sacred Objects (More Crystals and New Age)
The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols and Sacred Objects (More Crystals and New Age)
by Barbara G Walker
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"One of my favorite ways of reading is to pull a book off the shelf and open it at random. That's the great thing about reference books like dictionaries or encyclopedias. These books are treasure troves — dip in anywhere, let chance take you, lead... (read more)

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Encarta World English Dictionary
Encarta World English Dictionary
by Encarta
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Published with the help of Microsoft and an enormous World English database, this dictionary brings together over 400,000 terms from all the main varieties of the English languagefrom the US, Canada, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, the... (read more)

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Larousse College Dictionary French-English/English-French
Larousse College Dictionary French-English/English-French
by Larousse
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Aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced users who need more than a pocket-size or concise dictionary can offer, the Larousse College French/English Dictionary provides in-depth coverage of common vocabulary and a broad range of business terminology to... (read more)

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Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition [With CDROM]
Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition [With CDROM]
by Webster's New World College Dictionary (cor)
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Websters 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 Websters New World name for decades. Websters New World College Dictionary... (read more)

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Tuttle Concise Japanese Dictionary: Japanese-English/English-Japanese
Tuttle Concise Japanese Dictionary: Japanese-English/English-Japanese
by Samuel E. Martin
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Tuttle Concise Japanese Dictionary, now with 30% more content, is a completely updated dictionary designed for students and business people who are living in Japan and using Japanese on a daily basis. Its greatest advantage is that it contains recent... (read more)

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Harrap's French and English Dictionary (Rev 04 Edition)
Harrap's French and English Dictionary (Rev 04 Edition)
by Harrap
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This highly readable dictionary features wide coverage of idiomatic French, hundreds of boxed notes on items of cultural interest, and a special section on all forms of written communication in French.... (read more)

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The Merriam-Webster Dictionary (50th Anniversary Edition)
The Merriam-Webster Dictionary (50th Anniversary Edition)
by Merriam-Webster
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A high-quality, economical language reference covering the core vocabulary of everyday life. -- Over 70,000 clear, concise definitions -- Includes pronunciations, word origins, and synonym lists -- Special sections and... (read more)

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Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged
Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged
by Websters
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Webster's Third New International Dictionary is a landmark in lexicography, one that sets the standard for scholarship and excellence. Its unsurpassed quality and reliability reflects 150 years of accumulated scholarship and makes this the premier... (read more)

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Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary: Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary: Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
by Larousse
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This newly revised Larousse Concise Dictionary is ideal for the more sophisticated traveler, business person, student, and anyone interested in achieveing greater fluency in contemporary French and English. The clear typographical layout and style... (read more)

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