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The American Heritage Dictionary Over , entries Thoroughly revised and updated , new words and meanings Overphotographs and illustrations Expert guidance on correct usageBased on the bestselling American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth EditionAmerican Heritage dictionaries are widely known as the most innovative and informative dictionaries in today s market This all new fourth edition of the best selling classic continues that tradition with its clear and precise definitions, its expert usage guidance, and its wealth of illustrations Newly updated to reflect our changing language, this revised edition is the most up to date and authoritative dictionary available today More than a thousand new entries for such terms as e tailer, zine, bioreserve, chatroom, red card, domestic partnerMore biographical and geographical entries than any other paperback, thoroughly updated for the new millennium The most lavishly illustrated dictionary on the market with overimages Expert usage guidance based on the American Heritage Usage Panel Regional notes from around the country Hundreds of synonym lists, fascinating etymologies, and much

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10 thoughts on “The American Heritage Dictionary

  1. says:

    In my family we brushed our teeth with Crest, we downed delicious cans of incomparably viscous Campbell s Cream of Mushroom Soup maybe I should reverse the order of those two , we drank Tang and ate at Burger King and Roy Rogers, we puttered around in Chrysler

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    Not much of a plot, but the author has a good vocablulary

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    I grew up using an earlier edition of this dictionary the same volume my mother took to college with her, in fact , so when I needed a handy compact word book for quick reference at my desk, this was an easy choice Scattered throughout are various tables and illustrations that

  5. says:

    I use it often Grammar, spelling, and usage nerd Thank you Mrs Vido, my amazing high school English teacher You changed my life for the better and I think of you with gratitude often.

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    got etymology

  7. says:

    This is not the best dictionary I have ever owned but it is good enough I own the 1985 edition.

  8. says:

    bought this at the Library booksale for one dollar this winter my Merriam Webster 10th Edition isor less falling apart is dire need of rubber cement and packaging tape although the American Hertiage Dictionary will never replace the enduringly love i have for the Merriam Webster 10th Edition nor suppl

  9. says:

    While not a horrendously bad dictionary, at times it seemslike a one volume encyclopedia than a dictionary, such as including a table of proofreader s marks The Bioraphical Entries and Geographic Entries sections seem out of place for a dictionary, especially since the entries contain so little information

  10. says:

    No bathroom should be without one Makes a great coffee table book too in all seriousness, if you have kids, keep it handy as way to encourage a love of words and learning Sounds boring but a good dictionary beats google anytime for the visceral experience of looking up and learning definitions, words.

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