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Concise Oxford English dictionary

Author: Angus Stevenson; Maurice Waite
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 12th ed
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An English dictionary, featuring alphabetically arranged entries that encompass over 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions. In print through its various editions for a century, the Concise Oxford English Dictionaryis one of the most popular choices in Oxford's renowned dictionary line, selected by decades of users for its up-to-date and authoritative coverage of the English language.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angus Stevenson; Maurice Waite
ISBN: 9780199601080 0199601089 9780199601103 0199601100 9780199601110 0199601119
OCLC Number: 692291307
Description: xxix, 1682 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite.

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

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Review from previous edition This is the dictionary par excellence for the general reader ... it answers a lot of questions; it is easy to use; it does not take up too much space on a crowded desk. * Read more...

 
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