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The American Heritage college dictionary.

Author: Houghton Mifflin Company.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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"This new Fourth Edition of The American Heritage College Dictionary presents the very best that a college dictionary can offer. Every aspect of the Dictionary has been updated and revised. It bears the same hallmarks that have distinguished the American Heritage name for decades: an accessible and readable defining style, an attractive page design, and over 2,500 photographs and drawings that enhance the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Wörterbuch
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Houghton Mifflin Company.
ISBN: 0618098488 9780618098484 0618196048 9780618196043
OCLC Number: 47927619
Notes: Based on the fourth ed. of the American Heritage dictionary.
Description: xxviii, 1636 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Editorial and Production Staff v --
Special Contributors and Consultants vi --
The Usage Panel viii --
Usage in The American Heritage Dictionary / Geoffrey Nunberg xi --
Guide to the Dictionary xiv --
Style Guide xx --
Abbreviations and Labels Used in This Dictionary xxvi --
Pronunciation xxviii --
Dictionary of the English Language 1 --
Charts and Tables.
Other Titles: American Heritage dictionary.
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"This new Fourth Edition of The American Heritage College Dictionary presents the very best that a college dictionary can offer. Every aspect of the Dictionary has been updated and revised. It bears the same hallmarks that have distinguished the American Heritage name for decades: an accessible and readable defining style, an attractive page design, and over 2,500 photographs and drawings that enhance the definitions and invite browsing."--Jacket.

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