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Origins : a short etymological dictionary of modern English

Author: Eric Partridge
Publisher: New York : Greenwich House : Distributed by Crown, [1983] ©1983
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1983 editionView all editions and formats
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This classic etymological dictionary provides information on the evolution and development of the 12,000 most commonly used words and sub-entries that bring the totla number to 20,000.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionary
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge
ISBN: 0517414252 9780517414255
OCLC Number: 10276592
Description: xix, 972 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Eric Partridge.

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This classic etymological dictionary provides information on the evolution and development of the 12,000 most commonly used words and sub-entries that bring the totla number to 20,000.

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