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Waite, Maurice

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Works: 45 works in 247 publications in 1 language and 3,962 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
Classifications: PE1628, 423
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Publications about Maurice Waite
Publications by Maurice Waite
Most widely held works by Maurice Waite
Concise Oxford English dictionary by Catherine Soanes( Book )
12 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 621 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."--BOOK JACKET
Oxford paperback thesaurus by E. M Kirkpatrick( file )
39 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Searchable database of the second edition of The Oxford paperback thesaurus contains over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms
Oxford thesaurus of English by Maurice Waite( Book )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 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
Oxford paperback dictionary and thesaurus / edited by Maurice Waite, Sara Hawker ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 242 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
Concise Oxford thesaurus ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
The 'Concise Oxford Thesaurus' provides coverage of over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms, making it the ideal reference tool to improve your writing style or find the word you need to solve that crossword or puzzle
Oxford compact thesaurus by Maurice White( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The little Oxford dictionary of current English by George Ostler( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
The Oxford spelling dictionary by R. E Allen( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Pocket Oxford American dictionary and thesaurus by Unknown( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The Oxford color dictionary ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Color Oxford dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Compact Oxford dictionary and thesaurus ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 85 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 84 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 79 libraries worldwide
The Penguin pocket English thesaurus ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 73 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 73 libraries worldwide
Color Oxford thesaurus by Martin Nixon( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Using the text of the popular Little Oxford Thesaurus, this new Oxford colour dictionary provides a quick route to more than 140,000 ways to make what you write and say more interesting
The Oxford colour spelling dictionary by Maurice Waite( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Paperback Oxford English dictionary ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This fully updated edition offers over 120,000 words, phrases, and definitions. It covers all the words you need for everyday use, carefully selected from the evidence of the Oxford English Corpus, a databank of 21st century English, containing over 2 billion words.The Factfinder centre section gives quick-reference entries on topics including famous people, countries, and science
Pocket Oxford American dictionary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
 
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