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Waite, Maurice

Overview
Works: 46 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 3,749 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: PE1628, 423
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Publications about Maurice Waite
Publications by Maurice Waite
Most widely held works by Maurice Waite
The Oxford paperback thesaurus by Oxford University Press( file )
38 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Searchable database of the second edition of The Oxford paperback thesaurus contains over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms
Concise Oxford English dictionary by Catherine Soanes( Book )
12 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
"The guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, covering both current and historical usage. It defines the language of the entire English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. Oxford extends the same expertise to the range of dictionaries derived from it, including the Concise Oxford English Dictionary." "Oxford dictionaries are thoroughly researched and up to date. They are the dictionaries of choice for professionals, teachers, academics, parents, and those learning English as a second language. A major new edition of this dictionary offers the most authoritative description of the English language, with up-to-date coverage of more than 240,000 words, phrases, and meanings."--Résumé de l'éditeur
Oxford thesaurus of English by Maurice Waite( Book )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 libraries worldwide
"The leading single-volume English thesaurus explores the richness of the English language with hundreds of thousands of synonyms and antonyms, and thousands of example sentences drawn from the Oxford English Corpus; finds the word you need quickly with carefully chosen and arranged synonyms; broadens your vocabulary and finds solutions to word puzzles and crosswords with hundreds of thematic word lists; and helps express yourself more accurately with hundreds of 'Choose the Right Word' boxes exploring the difference between similar words."--BOOK JACKET
Concise Oxford thesaurus ( Book )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The Oxford spelling dictionary by Maurice Waite( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Oxford compact thesaurus by Maurice White( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
The Little Oxford dictionary of current English by George Ostler( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Oxford American desk dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
"Every day we collect thousands of examples of words in order to monitor English as it is being used by everyone, everywhere, every day. This body of language forms the Oxford English Corpus, a unique electronic database that makes it possible for us to see exactly how English is developing and to discover exciting facts about our language." "Now containing more than a billion words, the Oxford English Corpus gives us the most up-to-date information available about how words and meanings are changing - and means that Oxford dictionaries offer the fullest, most accurate picture of the English language today."--BOOK JACKET
Oxford paperback dictionary and thesaurus / edited by Maurice Waite, Sara Hawker ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
The Oxford color dictionary ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Pocket Oxford American dictionary and thesaurus by Unknown( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Colour Oxford dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Compact Oxford dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Previous ed.: published as The compact Oxford dictionary, thesaurus, and wordpower guide. 2006
The Oxford dictionary and English usage guide by Maurice Waite( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
This dictionary and usage guide offers in one volume a complete guide to the meaning and use of English words
Compact Oxford thesaurus ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The Penguin pocket thesaurus ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The Oxford paperback dictionary, thesaurus, and wordpower guide by Catherine Soanes( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Color Oxford thesaurus by Martin Nixon( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Pocket Oxford American dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Compact Oxford thesaurus for university and college students by Sara Hawker( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
"In this Thesaurus, you will find all the words you need for your studies, improve your writing and achieve better results with the Effective Writing for College and Career centre section, and access more advice on English language essentials and how to write well with the Online Resource Centre. Features clear and attractive colour design so you find what you need quickly. Over 250,000 synonyms and antonyms." --Book Jacket
 
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