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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, 2001, ©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
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J A Simpson; E S C Weiner; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 0198611862 9780198611868
OCLC Number: 51937905
Description: 20 volumes ; 32 cm
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