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New Oxford American dictionary.

Author: Angus Stevenson; Christine A Lindberg
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed.View all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: As Oxford's flagship American dictionary, the New Oxford American Dictionary sets the standard of excellence for lexicography in this country. With more than 350,000 words, phrases, and senses, hundreds of explanatory notes, and more than a thousand illustrations, this dictionary provides the most comprehensive and accurate coverage of American English available. The dictionary draws on the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angus Stevenson; Christine A Lindberg
ISBN: 9780195392883 0195392884
OCLC Number: 614990378
Notes: Revised ed of: New Oxford American dictionary / Elizabeth J. Jewell, Frank Abate, 1st ed.
Description: xxvi, 2018 pages, 46 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Editorial staff --
Advisory board --
Specialist subject consultants --
Preface --
Preface to the first edition --
Introduction --
How to use this dictionary --
Key to pronunciations --
Key to abbreviations --
New Oxford American dictionary --
Ready reference --
Illustration credits.
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