The American Heritage College Dictionary

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Houghton Mifflin, 2002 - Reference - 1636 pages
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Completely revised and updated, an unrivaled college dictionary, filled with more than 2,500 photographs and drawings, includes a vast array of new computer and Internet terms as well as newly coined words in science, politics, business, and the arts;Completely revised and updated, an unrivaled college dictionary, filled with more than 2,500 photographs and drawings, includes a vast array of new computer and Internet terms as well as newly coined words in science, politics, business, and the arts; features biographical entries for newly prominent people; and provides population statistics from the 2000 census. features biographical entries for newly prominent people; and provides population statistics from the 2000 census.

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User Review  - chgu5 - Overstock.com

Thank you for your prompt service. I bought 2 of these dictionaries. One for a graduation gift and one for myself. I like this dictionary because it is full of pictures, pronunciations, and it is indexed along the side for easier access. I find it very easy to use. Read full review

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The thing I like most about the American Heritage Dictionary is the Usage panel approach, in which a highly literate panel of experts votes on the appropriateness of a particular usage. To be sure ... Read full review

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