Color Oxford English Dictionary

Based on the Oxford English Corpus, this reference provides a up-to-date selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions given in a clear, simple style, avoiding technical language.

Color Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198614401

Page: 818

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Based on the Oxford English Corpus, this reference provides a up-to-date selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions given in a clear, simple style, avoiding technical language.

Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

The Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides a complete dictionary and thesaurus in one handy volume. The last edition of this book was a huge success.

Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199226917

Page: 669

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The Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides a complete dictionary and thesaurus in one handy volume. The last edition of this book was a huge success. Now, in its new edition, it has been fully updated and contains a new 30-page center section on Effective English which covers the basics of writing English and how to get the best out of your thesaurus. The design is extremely user-friendly. Each page is split between thesaurus and dictionary, with headwords, phrases, and key synonyms all in color, so they are easy to find. The dictionary contains over 50,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and the thesaurus provides 65,000 synonyms, ensuring all of your everyday vocabulary is covered. This Dictionary and Thesaurus fits easily into a bag or back pack and is ideal at home, on the move, and in the office.

Color Oxford Thesaurus

This major new edition offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential vocabulary, providing a fresh selection of 140,000 alternative and opposite words.

Color Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198614500

Page: 648

View: 232

This major new edition offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential vocabulary, providing a fresh selection of 140,000 alternative and opposite words.

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary extends the aims of conventional dictionaries to be more useful, more practical, and more informative.

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary

Author: Judy Pearsall

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198600466

Page: 1781

View: 769

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary extends the aims of conventional dictionaries to be more useful, more practical, and more informative. It provides an extensive English dictionary, as well as proper name entries on people, places, science, etc.

Colour Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford Dictionaries, Sara Hawker ... 1colourblind not able to see certain colours.
coloured (US spelling colored) adjective 1 having a colour or colours. 2 offensive
not having white skin. 3 (in South Africa) having parents who are of different ...

Colour Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199607915

Page: 848

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"First published as the Little Oxford dictionary"--T.p. verso.

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Announcing two unique new dictionaries The Oxford - Duden Pictorial French -
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The Oxford Colour Dictionary

Based on the extremely successful Little Oxford Dictionary, this new Oxford color dictionary provides quick access to the spelling and meaning of more 50,000 words, including over 55,000 clear translations.

The Oxford Colour Dictionary

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198631644

Page: 772

View: 338

Based on the extremely successful Little Oxford Dictionary, this new Oxford color dictionary provides quick access to the spelling and meaning of more 50,000 words, including over 55,000 clear translations. Now in an attractive color layout, with a practical flexible binding that bends but never breaks, this handy reference provides all the critical information you need when away from home or the library. With many outstanding features based on the needs and comments of users and experts, The Oxford Compact Color Dictionary offers enhanced guidance on alternative and difficult spellings, special new panels explaining points of grammar and grammatical terminology, expanded coverage of new technical and scientific terms (with new words, such as chatline, ciabatta, ethnic cleansing, political correctness, ram-raiding, and ungreen), and completely up-to-date coverage of idiomatic English, from carer to galleria, to mountain bike. In addition, this light and portable reference includes appendices of countries, peoples of the world, and weights and measures, as well as new usage notes offering advice on common problems, and pronunciations for awkward words, making it the lexicon choice for people on the road.

Oxford English Dictionary

The text of this version has been augmented with the inclusion of the Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series (Volumes 1-3), published in 1993 and 1997, the Bibliography to the Second Edition, and other ancillary material.

Oxford English Dictionary

Author: John A. Simpson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780195218893

Page:

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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, making it an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, pronunciation, and history of the English language. This new upgrade version of The Oxford English Dictionary Second Edition on CD-ROM offers unparalleled access to the world's most important reference work for the English language. The text of this version has been augmented with the inclusion of the Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series (Volumes 1-3), published in 1993 and 1997, the Bibliography to the Second Edition, and other ancillary material. System requirements: PC with minimum 200 MHz Pentium-class processor; 32 MB RAM (64 MB recommended); 16-speed CD-ROM drive (32-speed recommended); Windows 95, 98, Me, NT, 200, or XP (Local administrator rights are required to install and open the OED for the first time on a PC running Windows NT 4 and to install and run the OED on Windows 2000 and XP); 1.1 GB hard disk space to run the OED from the CD-ROM and 1.7 GB to install the CD-ROM to the hard disk: SVGA monitor: 800 x 600 pixels: 16-bit (64k, high color) setting recommended. Please note: for the upgrade, installation requires the use of the OED CD-ROM v2.0.

Oxford Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus

The Oxford Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus is a great value-for-money product. It is the ultimate one-stop reference, containing both a dictionary and a thesaurus in one handy reference volume.

Oxford Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher:

ISBN: 0199558469

Page: 1076

View: 611

The Oxford Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus is a great value-for-money product. It is the ultimate one-stop reference, containing both a dictionary and a thesaurus in one handy reference volume. The dictionary and thesaurus texts have an integrated design which has been tried and tested with users to speed up browsing and look-up. The dictionary has excellent coverage of everyday English, containing over 90,000 words, phrases and definitions and incorporating the newest words and phrases from Oxford's language research programmes. The thesaurus provides over 100,000 synonyms and antonyms. This handy dictionary and thesaurus is ideal for anyone who needs an affordable and portable, all-in-one reference work.

The Oxford Color French Dictionary

The Oxford Color French Dictionary

Author: Michael Janes

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198600190

Page: 560

View: 403

Written with speakers of both English and French in mind, The Oxford Color French Dictionary contains clear and concise definitions of over 50,000 words and phrases, with over 70,000 translations, including the most useful words and expressions of the English and French languages today. Completely up-to-date, this comprehensive dictionary offers highly visible color headwords and clear color highlighting of key words and phrases that make finding a particular definition easy. It is enhanced with technical jargon and slang, and pronunciations are made simple with the standard international phonetic alphabet, which guides the user through even the most difficult words. Designed to meet the needs of both English- and French-speaking people, this handy color dictionary provides wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life. It is packed with example sentences and idiomatic phrases showing words in use, common abbreviations, pronunciations, and irregular plurals and past tenses of verbs. Including culinary and motoring terms that will be especially useful for students traveling through France or any other French-speaking country, this referece guide is a must for any student needing a quick and easy reference to the French language.

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Book & CD-ROM Set Oxford Dictionaries, Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite. 283.
colonial. |. colour-fast. colonial adj. 1 relating to or characteristic of a colony or
colonies. 2 (of architecture or furniture) in the style of the period of the British ...

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199601100

Page: 1682

View: 527

Offers definitions for English words and phrases, along with observations about the evolution of the dictionary since its first edition and tables that contain information for such topics as countries and chemical elements.

The Oxford Color German Dictionary

Designed for tourists, travelers, business people, and students, this useful language dictionary provides clear and concise definitions of 50,000 words and phrases plus wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life.

The Oxford Color German Dictionary

Author: Gunhild Prowe

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198601890

Page: 508

View: 389

Designed for tourists, travelers, business people, and students, this useful language dictionary provides clear and concise definitions of 50,000 words and phrases plus wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life.

Oxford Color French Dictionary Plus

Oxford Color French Dictionary Plus

Author: Marianne Chalmers

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 626

View: 412

This edition is fully revised with up-to-date coverage of all the essential vocabulary of everyday life. There are over 100,000 words, phrases, and translations, along with special treatment of key words: frequently-used words, which are the building blocks to learning the language, are given a special layout and usage notes to help learners use with them correctly. New warning symbols make slang and informal words and expressions instantly identifiable and an A-Z of cultural information helps students further their understanding of the French-speaking world.

Pocket Oxford English Dictionary

origin from colon2 + Greek stoma 'mouth'. colour (US color) n. 1 the property of an
object of producing different sensations on the eye as a result of the way it
reflects or gives out light. 2 one of the parts into which light can be separated.

Pocket Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199666156

Page: 1086

View: 116

"Based on the New Oxford dictionary of English"--Preface.

Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus

"The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus" is the ideal all-in-one portable reference, with a dictionary and thesaurus combined in one handy, integrated volume.

Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199729956

Page: 893

View: 538

"The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus" is the ideal all-in-one portable reference, with a dictionary and thesaurus combined in one handy, integrated volume.