The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary

The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary

Includes Abbreviations, Geographical Names, Foreign Words and Phrases, Forms of Address, Weights and Measures, Signs and Symbols

Book - 2006 | 4th ed.
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The Essential Dictionary for Every School, College, Office, and Home--With More Than 16 Million Copies In Print!

Inside The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary you'll find more features than any other pocket dictionary, including:

* Boxed inserts on etymologies and language usage
* Pronunciation key on each page
* Current phrases, slang, and scientific terms
* Special notes on word origins
* World gazetteer


* Tables of weights and measurements
* Languages and language families
* Tables of signs and symbols
* Forms of address
* Comprehensive listing of abbreviations

With highly readable type, clear, precise definitions, and easy-to-follow advice on correct usage and grammar, this handy dictionary is the world's most authoritative tool for mastering the English language.
Publisher: New York : Signet, 2006
Edition: 4th ed.
ISBN: 9780451219053
Branch Call Number: 423 NEW
Characteristics: 843 p. ; 18 cm


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