Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series: An A-Z Presentation of new work-in-progress supplementing the English Dictionary / Edition 1

Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series: An A-Z Presentation of new work-in-progress supplementing the English Dictionary / Edition 1

by Michael Proffitt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198600275

ISBN-13: 9780198600275

Pub. Date: 10/09/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This is the third in a major series of volumes supplementing the Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary. Volume 3 contains 3,000 new words and meanings from around the English-speaking world, including the UK (Citizen's Charter), North America (affluential, Clintonomics), Australia (beardie), and the West Indies (zouk).
A wide variety of subjects is

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This is the third in a major series of volumes supplementing the Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary. Volume 3 contains 3,000 new words and meanings from around the English-speaking world, including the UK (Citizen's Charter), North America (affluential, Clintonomics), Australia (beardie), and the West Indies (zouk).
A wide variety of subjects is covered, including the sciences (buckyball, nanotechnology, Tourette syndrome), finance (junk bond, negative equity), literary theory (metafiction), computing (freeware, core dump), and sport (basho, lowball).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198600275
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/09/1997
Pages:
424
Sales rank:
904,434
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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