Item description for The Merriam-Webster Dictionary by Merriam-Webster...
Overview Defines more than seventy-five thousand words and phrases and includes biographical and geographical names, foreign phrases, and advice on grammar
Publishers Description A completely revised and updated edition of this best selling language reference is now available. COvers the core vocabulary of everyday life with over 75,000 clear, concise definitions. Inlcudes pronunciations, word origins and synonym lists. Special sections and tables.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.66" Width: 4.4" Height: 1.58" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2004
ISBN 087779930X ISBN13 9780877799306
Availability 0 units.
More About Merriam-Webster
Merriam-Webster, Inc., which was originally the G & C Merriam Company of Springfield, Massachusetts, is an American company that publishes reference books, especially dictionaries that are descendants of Noah Webster's An American Dictionary of the English Language (1828).
Merriam-Webster, Inc. has been a subsidiary of Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. since 1964.
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Excellent Product May 22, 2010
Not too much to say about a dictionary. It was in excellent condition. Shipping was as indicated. Person who received product was totally satisfied. Thanks this site.
Good and Best - Daily Apr 11, 2010
This is a very good and best dictionary for daily life communication. Again, this is not a VOCABULARY builder book. If you are a college student or language researcher this is NOT a dictionary for you.
NEVER RECEIVED!!!!!!! Feb 1, 2010
PAID FOR THIS AND NEVER RECEIVED THE ITEM! EMAILED WITH CONCERN AND NEVER GOT RESPONSE!!!!
Lost,destroyed with no feedback Jan 30, 2010
At first package did not arrive. Sent message to seller several times with NO response. Eventually package arrived with stampiing from post office "Received in damaged condition". Book in torn condition. Still no response from seller. Makes me reconsider any future purchases like this.
How can they call this dictionary!!!!! Jan 4, 2010
Shame on the editor, what kind of thing it is on world, that explain things in a matter that are even more complicated to understand!~
For example, Distress - seizure and detention of the goods of another as pledge or to obtain satisfaction of a claim by the sale of the goods seized .
If I am able to interpret that long phrase I would have known the word distress already!
A dictionary is used to help people, learning, communicate, not to showing off how complicated some people are able to make the language become!!!!!!
This is the worst product ever~!!!!!!!!!!!! Don't be fooled~~~