Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary 4th edition / Edition 4

Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary 4th edition / Edition 4

by The Editors of the Webster's New World Dictionaries
     
 

ISBN-10: 0764559362

ISBN-13: 9780764559365

Pub. Date: 05/04/2004

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Easy to read, authoritative, and up to date

No more struggling with the fine print, thanks to the Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary, which has all the outstanding features of other Webster's New World dictionaries.
* More than 60,000 entries, including all the current vocabulary needed for everyday use
* Technical, scientific, cultural, business,

Overview


Easy to read, authoritative, and up to date

No more struggling with the fine print, thanks to the Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary, which has all the outstanding features of other Webster's New World dictionaries.
* More than 60,000 entries, including all the current vocabulary needed for everyday use
* Technical, scientific, cultural, business, and professional terms
* Clear, highly readable type
* Foreign words and phrases often used in English
* Biographical and geographical entries conveniently included in the main A--Z section

PLUS:
* Etymologies - word histories that add depth and historical context to the understanding of a word
* Appendix with weights and measures, U.S. and Canadian data, U.S. presidents, and books of the Bible

With all this information presented in highly readable type, this is the one large print dictionary that you can't afford to be without.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764559365
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/04/2004
Edition description:
Revised Large Print
Pages:
1248
Sales rank:
65,751
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 2.59(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations and Symbols
Used in This Dictionary
Pronunciation Key
Dictionary Staffvi
Forewordvii
Guide to the Use of This Dictionaryviii
I.Guide Words
II.The Main Entry Word
III.Pronunciation
IV.Part-of-Speech Labels
V.Inflected Forms
VI.Etymology
VII.The Definitions
VIII.Usage Labels
IX.Run-In Derived Entries
Guide to Pronunciationxiv
I.Pronunciation Style
II.Pronunciation Key
III.Foreign Sounds
IV.Stress Marks
A Dictionary of American English1
Reference Supplement1223
Weights and Measures1224
U.S. States1225
Canada1226
U.S. Presidents1227
Geographical Data1228
Continents of the World
Oceans and Seas of the World by Size
Largest Lakes of the World
Longest Rivers of the World
Highest Mountains of the World
Books of the Bible1230

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