Editor: Erin McKean, Oxford University Press
Hardback: ISBN: 0195170776 Pages: 2096 Price: U.S. $ 60.00 Comment: Linguistic Society discount price $45.00
This major new edition of The New Oxford American Dictionary includes a guide to the pronunciations on every page, a new etymology essay by Anatoly Liberman, completely updated and revised maps, and two thousand new entries, covering everything new in our language from low-carb to warblog and beyond.
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