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Inside The New American Webster Handy College Dictionary
you'll find more features than any other pocket dictionary, including:
- Boxed inserts on etymologies and language usage
- Pronunciation key on each page
- Current phrases, slang, and scientific terms
- Special notes on word origins
- World gazetteer
- Tables of weights and measurements
- Languages and language families
- Tables of signs and symbols
- Forms of address
- Comprehensive listing of abbreviations
With highly readable type, clear, precise definitions, and easy-to-follow advice on correct usage and grammar, this handy dictionary is the world's most authoritative tool for mastering the English language.