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The Oxford English dictionary

The Oxford English dictionary

Author: John Andrew Simpson; Eva S Weiner
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Andrew Simpson; Eva S Weiner
ISBN: 0198611862 9780198611868
OCLC Number: 185549672
Notes: Previous ed. published in 12v. with a 4v. supplement. 1933-1986.
Description: 20 v. ; 31 cm
Responsibility: prepared by J.A. Simpson and E.S.C. Weiner.


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"A history of the English Language, as well as a social history"

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"THE OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY is the internationally recognized authority on the evolution of the English language from 1150 to the present day. The DICTIONARY defines over 500,000 words and traces their usage through 2.5 million illustrative quotations from a wide range of literary and other...
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