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Pronouncing Dictionary of American English (53 Edition)
Pronouncing Dictionary of American English (53 Edition)
by John S. Kenyon
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A Pronouncing Dictionary of American English is a unique guide to the pronunciation of American English that uses the alphabet of the International Phonetic Association. The text covers common words from contemporary American speech and writing, and... (read more)

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The Almost-Dictionary
The Almost-Dictionary
by John Dalston
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The Almost-Dictionary contains definitions only for almost-words. Almost-words, like almost-count (settle for a pretty good estimate), are not to be found in the almost-standard dictionaries (Merriam-Webster, Oxford, etc.).Other examples of almost-words:... (read more)

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Webster's American Dictionary: College Edition, 2nd Edition
Webster's American Dictionary: College Edition, 2nd Edition
by Websters
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Today's most affordable college dictionary A reference book packed with the latest information, perfect for college, school, home and office. Webster's American Dictionary includes: Over 116,000 entries and over 128,000 definitions Over 300 illustrations... (read more)

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Microsoft Encarta Dictionary: The First Dictionary for the Internet Age
Microsoft Encarta Dictionary: The First Dictionary for the Internet Age
by Encarta
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Microsoft(R) Encarta(R) DictionaryA Traditional Dictionary with an Untraditional UpgradeThe Microsoft(R) Encarta(R) Dictionary uniquely combines authority and innovation with a distinct advantage. This revised edition takes reference to a new level with... (read more)

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Russian-English and English-Russian Dictionary
Russian-English and English-Russian Dictionary
by William Harrison
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This is a compact, two-way dictionary providing a comprehensive vocabulary for general purposes. It has some 25,000 entries in each of its 2 sections, and a supplement of new words has been added to the present edition.... (read more)

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Words of the World: A Global History of the Oxford English Dictionary. Sarah Ogilvie
Words of the World: A Global History of the Oxford English Dictionary. Sarah Ogilvie
by Sarah Ogilvie
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"Most people think of the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) as a distinctly British product. Begun in England one hundred and fifty years ago, it took over sixty years to complete and when it was finally finished in 1928 the British Prime Minister... (read more)

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World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions: A Resource for Readers and Writers
World Dictionary of Foreign Expressions: A Resource for Readers and Writers
by Gabriel G. Adeleye
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The English language draws from a linguistic melting pot of many ages and cultures. Few can master all of the languages from which English draws proverbial wisdom and bon mots; fortunately for the rest of us, there is now The World Dictionary of Foreign... (read more)

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The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary
The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary
by Websters
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Package consists of 0205752632 / 9780205752638 MyReadingLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205823467 / 9780205823468 Essential Reading Skills 0451219058 / 9780451219053 New American Webster Handy College... (read more)

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Webster's New World Dictionary and Thesaurus (Webster's New World)
Webster's New World Dictionary and Thesaurus (Webster's New World)
by Websters
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* Completely revised from the previous edition. * Increased page count * More dictionary entries - 61,000 total * 13,000 thesaurus entries * 3,000 new dictionary terms, such as biscotti, dot.com, gene therapy, home page, no-brainer, portobello... (read more)

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The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English
The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English
by William D. Lutz
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The Cambridge Thesaurus of American English is an up-to-date collection in A-Z format of over 200,000 synonyms and antonyms.... (read more)

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Harrap's French and English Dictionary (Harrap's Dictionaries)
Harrap's French and English Dictionary (Harrap's Dictionaries)
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 Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar (Oxford Paperback Reference)
The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar (Oxford Paperback Reference)
by Bas Aarts
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The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar is a straightforward and accessible A-Z guide of the diverse and often complex terminology of English grammar. It contains over 1,600 entries with clear and concise definitions, enhanced by numerous sample... (read more)

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Merriam-Webster's Pocket Guide to Synonyms (Pocket Reference Library)
Merriam-Webster's Pocket Guide to Synonyms (Pocket Reference Library)
by Merriam-webster
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Choosing the right word is easy with this convenient language guide. This useful reference helps you master the subtleties of language by explaining the distinctions between words of closely related meaning. Succinct statements define the meaning shared... (read more)

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Oxford English Mini Dictionary
Oxford English Mini Dictionary
by Charlotte Buxton
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The latest edition of this small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus, a unique databank comprising... (read more)

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Urban Dictionary Day-To-Day Calendar
Urban Dictionary Day-To-Day Calendar
by Aaron Peckham
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Culling from the insanely popular, user-created Web site UrbanDictionary.com, this calendar gives readers each day one of the funniest, smartest, and most provocative modern slang phrases or words. The Urban Dictionary 2015 Calendar gives readers the... (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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A Dictionary of Homophones
A Dictionary of Homophones
by Leslie Presson
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This handy book will be invaluable to English language learners and their teachers. It will also serve as a quick reference for writers and copy editors, as a supplement to dictionaries for anyone who needs to look up a word, and as a source for word... (read more)

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Criminal Justice and Criminology: Terms, Concepts, and Cases
Criminal Justice and Criminology: Terms, Concepts, and Cases
by James Anderson
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This dictionary contains criminal justice terms, criminological concepts, and over 100 cases decided by courts in the federal system, including the United States Supreme Court. These cases address aspects of criminal procedures, as well as individual... (read more)

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Webster's New Explorer College Dictionary, Third Edition
Webster's New Explorer College Dictionary, Third Edition
by Merriam-webster (crt)
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This updated 2011 edition contains over 100,000 entries and covers the thousands of new words that have come to our language from science, technology, and modern culture. Precise, clearly written definitions and features like usage examples, word... (read more)

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Oxford Dictionary of Current English 3RD Edition
Oxford Dictionary of Current English 3RD Edition
by Oxford
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Containing over 140,000 clear definitions and entries written to offer accessible coverage of today's English, the Oxford Dictionary of Current English is the largest paperback dictionary of its kind, providing a handy source for all the most frequently... (read more)

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