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New Century dictionary of the English-language

New Century dictionary of the English-language

based on matter selected from the original Century dictionary and entirely rewritten ...

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

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  • English language -- Dictionaries.

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    StatementEdited by H. G. Emery and K. G. Brewster; revision editor, Catherine B. Avery. With supplements of synonyms and antonyms, foreign words and phrases, biographical names, geographical names, etc.
    ContributionsEmery, Hulbert G., ed., Brewster, Katherine G., ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1625 .C4 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (viii, 2832 p.)
    Number of Pages2832
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5858430M
    LC Control Number62020970

    Webster's New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged: Second Edition Based Upon the Broad Foundations Laid Down By Noah Webster by McKechnie, Jean L. (ed) Book condition: Very Good Jacket condition: No Jacket Book Description. WEBSTERS NEW 20TH Century Dictionary Unabridged 2nd Edition Indexed 12lbs - $ Websters New 20th Century Dictionary Unabridged 2nd Edition Indexed inches by wide and 5 inches thick and weighs 12lbs. Hardcover The Publishers Guild Inc, Book shows minor shelf wear and light creasing on the covers and corners. Most likely the pages are clean, as we look through each book.

    The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language, Part 10 The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language, William Dwight Whitney: Editor: William Dwight Whitney: Publisher: Century Company: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Blends, acronyms, and other ways of forming new words. By far the commonest way of creating new words is to put old ones into new combinations, and almost three quarters of twentieth-century English neologisms originated in this way (double-glazing, dust bowl, Dutch elm disease).One particular sort of compound has been highly characteristic of the post period: the blend.

      Top 10 dictionaries. Samuel Johnson’s Dictionary of the English Language () Burgess subtitled his reference book “a new dictionary of . A Dictionary of the English Language, the famous dictionary of Samuel Johnson, published in London in ; its principles dominated English lexicography for more than a century. This two-volume work surpassed earlier dictionaries not in bulk but in precision of definition. Its strength lay in two.


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Webster's New Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. A New English Dictionary: or, a complete collection of the most proper and significant words, commonly used in the language was an English dictionary compiled by philologist John Kersey and first published in London in Unlike previous dictionaries, which had focused on documenting difficult words, A New English Dictionary was one of the first to focus on words in common lian English: Australian National, Australian.

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/ by the publisher's editorial staff under the general supervision of Jean L. McKechnie. The twelve-volume Oxford English Dictionary and the single-volume Supplement represented the final statement from Oxford for many years to come.

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