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A Quick Tip by Joe_Kawano

  • Aug 8, 2010
Always check multiple sources on etymology. This is often an unscrutinized area of dictionary publication that has people getting away with some weird stuff.
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Quick Tip by . August 09, 2010
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Quick Tip by . July 13, 2010
Cannot live without a dictionary. Everyone should use one.
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Quick Tip by . June 25, 2010
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Quick Tip by . June 21, 2010
Good but i have lost hope in Webster's when they started adding slang...blah!
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Quick Tip by . June 16, 2010
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Presents concise definitions, pronunciations, abbreviations, some illustrations, usage examples, and synonyms with ten thousand new words and meanings.
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ISBN-10: 0877798079 (hbk. : 11th ed.)
ISBN-13: 9780877798071 (hbk. : 11th ed.)
Genre: Reference
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
Date Published: July 30, 2003
Format: 11th edition, revised
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