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The new Oxford American dictionary

Author: Erin McKean
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Document   Computer File : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Provides definitions of thousands of words and phrases found in American English, with informatin on origins and usage; identifies notable people and places; and offers advice on grammar and spelling and other details.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Wörterbuch
CD-ROM
Wörterbuch (Sprachwörterbuch)
Dictionnaires
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erin McKean
ISBN: 0195170776 9780195170771
OCLC Number: 57452399
Description: xl, 2051 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements: Palm OS device running Palm OS 4.0 or higher with SD/MMC expansion media slot, or, Windows Mobile device running Windows Mobile 2002 or higher with SC/MMC expansion media slot, or, Blackberry device, all COLOR Blackberry devices.
Responsibility: Erin McKean, [principal editor].
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Produced by Oxford's American Dictionaries Program, and drawing on the expertise of scores of American scholars and advisors, this dictionary sets the standard of excellence for lexicography in this  Read more...

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