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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Algeo; Adele S Algeo; American Dialect Society.
|ISBN:||052141377X 9780521413770 0521449715 9780521449717|
|Notes:||"A publication in the Centennial series of the American Dialect Society in celebration of the beginning of its second century of research into language variation."
|Description:||257 pages ; 29 cm.|
|Contents:||Acknowledgments; Introduction: Collecting new words; The making of new words; The motives for new words; References; Index of new words with glosses; Index of contributors; Among the new words, 1941-91.|
|Series Title:||Centennial series of the American Dialect Society.|
|Responsibility:||edited by John Algeo, with the assistance of Adele S. Algeo.|
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