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Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0199601089

Category: Reference

Page: 1728

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This centenary edition of the world-famous Concise Oxford English Dictionary presents the most accurate picture of English today.
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Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Angus Stevenson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199601110

Category: Reference

Page: 1728

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Offers definitions for English words and phrases, along with observations about the evolution of the dictionary since its first edition and tables that contain information for such topics as countries and chemical elements.
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The Concise Oxford English Dictionary

The Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Judy Pearsall

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198606907

Category: Reference

Page: 1708

View: 297

Offers definitions of more than 240,000 words and phrases, including recently coined words in such fields as technology and fashion.
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The Concise Oxford Dictionary

The Concise Oxford Dictionary

Author: H. W. Fowler

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199696123

Category: Reference

Page: 1056

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Facsimile reprint of the 1911 First edition.
English language

The Concise Oxford Dictionary

The Concise Oxford Dictionary

Author: Judy Pearsall

Publisher: Oxford University

ISBN: UOM:39015050809279

Category: English language

Page: 1818

View: 403

The Concise Oxford Dictionary is the most popular dictionary of its kind around the world and is noted for its clear, concise definitions as well as its comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the vocabulary of the English-speaking world. This revised edition brings the tenth editioncompletely up to date by the addition of hundreds of new words and meanings taken from Oxford's renowned data collection programme, with a special focus on fast-changing areas of the language such as new technology, e-commerce, fashion, and youth culture. In addition there is a new 40-page sectionincluding information on countries and nationalities, alphabets and accents, weights and measures, and a games and puzzles wordfinder. There is also a new grammar guide and a section covering the language emerging through new technologies such as SMS.
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Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Catherine Soanes

Publisher:

ISBN: 0198608640

Category: Reference

Page: 1708

View: 192

In the eleventh edition of this popular dictionary, 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions are covered, including nine hundred new words, as well as rare, historical, and archaic terms, notes on grammar and usage, etymologies, and appendixes covering alphabets, currencies, electronic English, and language registers.
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Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199601097

Category: Reference

Page: 18

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This centenary edition of the world-famous Concise Oxford English Dictionary on CD-ROM presents the most accurate picture of English today.
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The concise Oxford dictionary Of current English

The concise Oxford dictionary Of current English

Author: H.W. Fowler

Publisher: Рипол Классик

ISBN: 9785879781885

Category: History

Page: 1041

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary (thumb Indexed).

The Concise Oxford Dictionary (thumb Indexed).

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Publisher:

ISBN: 0198613202

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Concise Oxford American Dictionary

Concise Oxford American Dictionary

Author: Oxford Oxford Languages

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: UVA:X004910690

Category: Reference

Page: 1160

View: 908

"The Concise Oxford American Dictionary is a brand-new concise dictionary, offering Oxford authority in a handy desktop size. In addition to thorough coverage of the core English vocabulary, including new words and senses, with definitions that are concise and easy to understand, the Concise Oxford American Dictionary also includes more than a thousand word histories that illuminate the lives of words. Features: more than 180,000 entries and definitions; hundreds of word histories about the fascinating lives of words; more than 300 carefully chosen illustrations; Ready Reference section with information about weights and measures, chemical elements, U.S. states and presidents, punctuation, frequently misspelled words, and much more."--BOOK JACKET.
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Concise Oxford Thesaurus

Concise Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford

ISBN: UCSC:32106018763646

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1002

View: 436

This is a new edition of the Concise Oxford Thesaurus, with updated and improved text, new choices of synonyms, and a new design. The Concise Oxford Thesaurus is a comprehensive reference text for the bookshelf at home or in the office. Its usefulness means that it won't stay on the shelf, however. The thesaurus is the perfect tool to use to improve your writing style, whether you are composing a letter, essay or report, or writing creatively. It is also great for finding the word on the tip of your tongue, or for word games. The new centre section in this Concise Oxford Thesaurus contains lists of nouns from illnesses to insects, and vegetables to veins to give you the edge in solving crosswords and word puzzles, as well as being a useful encyclopedic reference. The Concise Oxford Thesaurus also contains Word Links to help you find related words. So, for example, look up the word 'night' and you will find 'nocturnal'; look up 'light', and you will find 'optics'. Hundreds more have been added new to this edition, helping you find the word you need every time. The thesaurus includes 12 months' access* to Oxford's premium online dictionary and thesaurus service, Oxford Dictionaries Online, updated regularly with the latest developments to words and meanings, so you will have the most accurate picture of English available. Find out more about our living language using Oxford Dictionaries Online. Hear how words are spoken with thousands of audio pronunciations, and access over 1.9 million real English example sentences to see how words are used in context. Improve your confidence in writing with helpful grammar and punctuation guides, full thesaurus information, style and usage help, and much more. *Available in selected markets (UK, Europe, Australia, Canada, and South Africa). Terms and conditions apply; please see www.oxforddictionaries.com/access for information.
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Colour Oxford English Dictionary

Colour Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199607914

Category: Reference

Page: 849

View: 862

An authoritative and easy-to-use dictionary, containing 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and Better English, a centre section giving guidance on spelling and punctuation.