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The Resource Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus, compiled by the editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries ; Michael Agnes, editor in chief ; with principal thesaurus text by Charlton Laird

Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus, compiled by the editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries ; Michael Agnes, editor in chief ; with principal thesaurus text by Charlton Laird

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Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus
Title
Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus
Statement of responsibility
compiled by the editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries ; Michael Agnes, editor in chief ; with principal thesaurus text by Charlton Laird
Title variation
New world dictionary and thesaurus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Completely revised from the previous edition, this dictionary includes many new terms. It provides 61000 dictionary entries, 13000 thesaurus entries and 3000 new dictionary terms.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
423
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1628
LC item number
.W56314 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1901-
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  • Agnes, Michael
  • Laird, Charlton Grant
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Languages
  • English
  • Dictionaries
  • Thesauri
Summary expansion
Completely revised from the previous edition. Increased page count More dictionary entries - 61,000 total 13,000 thesaurus entries 3,000 new dictionary terms, such as biscotti, dot.com, gene therapy, home page, no-brainer, portobello mushroom, skybox, surgicenter, veggie Revised design affords greater readability, with use of custom fonts Based on the authoritative Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fourth Edition
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Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus, compiled by the editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries ; Michael Agnes, editor in chief ; with principal thesaurus text by Charlton Laird
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Contents
<div>Staff. Foreword. Guide to the Use of This Book. The Dictionary. I Guide Words. II The Main Entry Word. III Pronunciation. IV Part-of-Speech Labels. V Inflected Forms. VI Etymology. VII The Definitions. VIII Usage Labels. IX Run-in Derived Entries. The Thesaurus. I Arrangement of Entries. II Part-of-Speech Labels. III The Entry Block. IV Homographs and Superscripts. V Suggestions for Using the Thesaurus. Guide to Pronunciation. I Pronunciation Style. II Pronunciation Key. III Foreign Sounds. IV Stress Marks. Abbreviations and Symbols Used in This Book. Dictionary and Thesaurus. Weights and Measures. International Metric System. The United States. U.S. Cities. Presidents of the United States. Canada. Nations of the World.</div>
Control code
BDZ0002866853
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 750 p.
Isbn
9780764563393
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
00051364
System control number
(DLC)00051364
Label
Webster's New World dictionary and thesaurus, compiled by the editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries ; Michael Agnes, editor in chief ; with principal thesaurus text by Charlton Laird
Link
Publication
Contents
<div>Staff. Foreword. Guide to the Use of This Book. The Dictionary. I Guide Words. II The Main Entry Word. III Pronunciation. IV Part-of-Speech Labels. V Inflected Forms. VI Etymology. VII The Definitions. VIII Usage Labels. IX Run-in Derived Entries. The Thesaurus. I Arrangement of Entries. II Part-of-Speech Labels. III The Entry Block. IV Homographs and Superscripts. V Suggestions for Using the Thesaurus. Guide to Pronunciation. I Pronunciation Style. II Pronunciation Key. III Foreign Sounds. IV Stress Marks. Abbreviations and Symbols Used in This Book. Dictionary and Thesaurus. Weights and Measures. International Metric System. The United States. U.S. Cities. Presidents of the United States. Canada. Nations of the World.</div>
Control code
BDZ0002866853
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvii, 750 p.
Isbn
9780764563393
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
00051364
System control number
(DLC)00051364

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