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Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Main Edition

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Published: 18th August 2011
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100 years after its first publication, the twelfth edition of this world-famous bestseller gives the most up-to-date picture of the English language today.

The original 1911 edition, revolutionary at the time for its focus on current English and its use of illustrative examples, combined a succinct yet approachable style with coverage of everyday as well as specialist terms. This centenary edition continues this ground-breaking tradition, giving you rich authoritative coverage of English as it is used today. Explore our language resources on oxforddictionaries.com, Oxford's home for dictionaries and language reference.

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Great dictionary

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    great book for students school work

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    a brilliant source of knowledge

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        I am very happy to own this> I am able to check anyword at any time and get an indepth meaning(s) of the word!

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        `Review from previous edition This is the dictionary par excellence for the general reader ... it answers a lot of questions; it is easy to use; it does not take up too much space on a crowded desk.' David Malcolm, Times Literary Supplement

        ISBN: 9780199601080
        ISBN-10: 0199601089
        Audience: General
        Format: Hardcover
        Language: English
        Number Of Pages: 1728
        Published: 18th August 2011
        Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 16.4  x 5.57
        Weight (kg): 1.61