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Roget's II The New Thesaurus, Third Edition
     

Roget's II The New Thesaurus, Third Edition

by American Heritage Publishing Staff (Editor), Houghton Mifflin Houghton Mifflin Company (From an Idea by)
 

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Roget’s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition, allows the user to find the right synonym with a minimum of effort. Unlike many thesauruses, this easy-to-use reference lists main entry words alphabetically, as in a dictionary, for quick lookup. Each entry is divided into senses, with brief definitions and a full list of synonyms for each sense, to ensure

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Roget’s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition, allows the user to find the right synonym with a minimum of effort. Unlike many thesauruses, this easy-to-use reference lists main entry words alphabetically, as in a dictionary, for quick lookup. Each entry is divided into senses, with brief definitions and a full list of synonyms for each sense, to ensure that the selected usage is the most appropriate one.

All special usages, such as slang terms, are labeled and grouped together at the end of each synonym list. Following each list is a cross-reference to a related entry in the thesaurus’s unique Category Index. This index leads the reader from the starting word to dozens of others that have related or opposite meanings. All these features make Roget’s II the best resource for finding the right word every time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618254149
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
09/03/2003
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
1216
Product dimensions:
9.74(w) x 7.22(h) x 1.61(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

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The Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.

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