Random House Webster's Word Menu

Random House Webster's Word Menu

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by Stephen Glazier
     
 

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"DESTINED TO TAKE ITS PLACE BESIDE THE THESAURUS AND THE DICTIONARY AS A CLASSIC."
—L. A. Weekly

The RANDOM HOUSE WEBSTER'S WORD MENU is a revolutionary reference that organizes language by subject matter, the way we understand and use it. More than a dictionary, the WORD MENU is also

A Reverse Dictionary, which arranges words in logical,

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Overview

"DESTINED TO TAKE ITS PLACE BESIDE THE THESAURUS AND THE DICTIONARY AS A CLASSIC."
—L. A. Weekly

The RANDOM HOUSE WEBSTER'S WORD MENU is a revolutionary reference that organizes language by subject matter, the way we understand and use it. More than a dictionary, the WORD MENU is also

A Reverse Dictionary, which arranges words in logical, categorized structures—if you know the meaning or you know a related word, you can find the word you need
A Treasury of Glossaries, with nearly 800 divisions and more than 75,000 entries
An Almanac, with entries concerning world holidays, sports terms, science, and more
A Thesaurus that helps you learn the terminology of an unfamiliar field, technical terms and jargon, and different ways of saying the same thing

"STEPHEN GLAZIER WAS A MODERN ROGET."
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780345414410
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
832
Product dimensions:
4.17(w) x 6.87(h) x 1.32(d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Glazier was a novelist, teacher, journalist, editor, copywriter, screenwriter, and, finally, a dedicated and innovative lexicographer.

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