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The New Century dictionary of the English language : based on matter selected from the original Century dictionary, and entirely rewritten, with the addition of a great amount of new material, and containing the great mass of words and phrases in ordinary use. 12,000 quotations. 4,000 pictorial illustrations

Author: William Dwight Whitney; Hulbert G Emery; K G Brewster; Catherine B Avery
Publisher: New York : D. Appleton-Century, ©1956.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Dwight Whitney; Hulbert G Emery; K G Brewster; Catherine B Avery
OCLC Number: 2473240
Notes: Paged continuously.
The original Century dictionary was edited by William Dwight Whitney.
Description: 2 volumes (viii, 2832 pages) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: edited by H.G. Emery and K.G. Brewster ; revision editor, Catherine B. Avery ; with supplements of synonyms and antonyms, foreign words and phrases, biographical names, geographical names, etc.

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