About Random House Webster’s Dictionary, Revised Edition
The Timeless Resource No Word User Can Be Without–Now Completely Revised and Updated in a New Edition!
• More than 75,000 entries • More than 150 new illustrations • Helpful supplements on writing, usage, and metric measurements • Updated geographical and biographical entries integrated throughout the easy A to Z listing • Common abbreviations • Hundreds of word histories and etymologies • Clear and easy-to-understand usage notes and labels • Features the latest business and computer terms
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About Random House
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