Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary

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Merriam-Webster, 1993 - Reference - 1597 pages
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Prepared by a distinguished staff of scholars who rely on a bank of close to 15 million citations documenting word usage, this invaluable resource is a treasury of essnetial information about English that includes 160,000 entries covering the most widely used words in the English vocabulary. "This remains the same great college-level desk dictionary that so many of us grew up with and continue to depend on".--Reference & Research Book News.

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Nice, hardbound reference. - Overstock.com
Terrible: way too long, no plot, and no characters. - Goodreads
The introduction was very strong. - Goodreads
The plot was lacking, as well as in-depth characters. - Goodreads
But I liked the twist ending - Goodreads
It is a great reference book. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Lauren Perotto - Goodreads

I find it to be an incredibly useful book that will enlighten even the dullest of readers and writers. I regret that more people are unaware of its magnificent qualities. Ode to the dictionary When ... Read full review

Contents

Abbreviations and Symbols for Chemical Elements
1379
Foreign Words and Phrases
1390
Geographical Names
1441
A Handbook of Style
1535
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About the author (1993)

Merriam Webster Inc, Springfield, MA

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