Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged, Volume 1

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Philip Babcock Gove
Merriam-Webster, 1981 - Dictionaries, Polyglot - 2764 pages
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Outside consultanst. Explanatory chart. Explanatory notes. Divisions in boldface entry words. Spelling. Plural. Capitalization. Italicization. The writing of compounds. Merrian-webster pronunciation symbols. Guide to pronunciation. Dividions in respelled pronunciations. Punctation. Forms. of address. Abbbreviations used in this dictionary. Special symbols. Addenda.
 

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

A large lexicon of 450,000 English words alphabetically arranged, with spelling, capitalization, Italicization, compounds, pronunciation, 1000 synonyms, 3000 b&w drawings, illustrative quotations, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - porkcfish - Overstock.com

This is mistitled. What it is is basically the 1961 edition with an addendum of neologisms. I thought it would be a revised edition in toto. But it is still useful enough. I am waiting for the OED in 2014 so I thought this would hold me over. Read full review

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Preface 4a5a
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