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Oxford English Dictionary Online

 
Title: Oxford English Dictionary Online
Access Conditions: Only accessible in NLA Reading Rooms
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Online
Description: The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.
Features: Full-text
Topics: Reference
Language
Language(s): English



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