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The Oxford English dictionary.

Author: J A Simpson; E S C Weiner; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed.View all editions and formats
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An accepted authority on the evolution of the English language. This work traces the usage of words through 2.4 million quotations from a range of international English language sources. Accompanying  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionnaires
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J A Simpson; E S C Weiner; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780198611868 0198611862
OCLC Number: 27674021
Description: 20 volumes ; 32 cm
Contents: V. 1. A --
Bazouki --
v. 2. B.B.C. --
Chalypsography --
v. 3. Cham --
Creeky --
v. 4. Creel --
Duzepere --
v. 5. Dvandva --
Follis --
v. 6. Follow --
Haswed --
v. 7. Hat --
Intervacuum --
v. 8. Interval --
Looie --
v. 9. Looke --
Mouke --
v. 10. Moule --
Ovum --
v. 11. Ow --
Poisant --
v. 12. Poise --
Quelt --
v. 13. Quemadero --
Roaver --
v. 14. Rob --
Sequyle --
v. 15. Ser --
Soosy --
v. 16. Soot --
Styx --
v. 17. Su --
Thrivingly --
v. 18. Thro --
Unelucidated --
v. 19. Unemancipated --
Wau-wau --
v. 20. Wave --
Zyxt; Bibliography.
Other Titles: OED
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