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For 50 years, Webster's New World has set the standard for clarity, ease of use, and reliability in English-language reference. The flagship product, Webster's New World "TM" College Dictionary -- now available in a special 50th anniversary printing of the fourth edition -- is the reference of choice for the Associated Press, most leading U.S. newspapers, and discerning businesspeople and students everywhere. The Webster's New World brand also includes many other outstanding reference titles:
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This handy bestseller is now an even greater value, with more than 33,000 entries covering all areas of contemporary language. Clear, concise definitions give reliable information quickly. Syllable breaks, accents, pronunciation guides, rules for spelling, a guide to abbreviations, and numerous encyclopedic references combine to make this a most useful pocket dictionary.
Completely revised and enlarged, based on the recent 4th edition of "Webster's New World College Dictionary", this perennial bestseller now includes more than 37,000 entries.
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Completely revised and enlarged based on the recent Fourth Edition of Webster's New World Pocket Dictionary, this perennial bestseller now includes more than 37,000 entries. Clear, concise definitions instantly provide reliable information about thousands of terms and meanings in every area of contemporary language. Updated reference supplements make this the most readable and useful pocket dictionary available today.
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The Editors of the Websters 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.
Table of Contents
Webster's New World(TM) Pocket Dictionary A-Z.
Rules for Spelling.
Rules for Forming Plurals.
Rules for Punctuation.
Weights and Measures.