Webster's dictionary of word origins

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Smithmark Publisher's, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 526 pages
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An up-to-date history of English words includes more than 1,500 terms in an easy-to-follow format and conversational style that traces the origins and evolutions of meanings for everyday terms.

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
33
Section 3
78
Section 4
130
Section 5
154
Section 6
166
Section 7
186
Section 8
210
Section 14
314
Section 15
325
Section 16
341
Section 17
383
Section 18
390
Section 19
405
Section 20
456
Section 21
489

Section 9
235
Section 10
246
Section 11
260
Section 12
268
Section 13
284
Section 22
501
Section 23
513
Section 24
515
Section 25
523
Copyright

About the author (1995)

Merriam Webster Inc, Springfield, MA