The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

Words, glorious words! The Fifth Edition of The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language is a wonderful resource about words for people who seek to know more and find fresh perspectives. This edition was exhaustively researched and thoroughly revised, containing 10,000 new words and senses, over 4,000 dazzling new full-color images, and authoritative, up-to-date guidance on usage from the celebrated American Heritage Usage Panel.

Word meanings are made easier to understand with thousands of new quotations from classic and contemporary writers. Etymologies explaining word origins and development have been newly created or revised to reflect the very latest scholarship. In all this classic dictionary is reliable, enlightening, and visually stunning, giving  you the opportunity to make your mark in the best possible way.

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