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Price: $24.95

Format:
Hardback 1272 pp.
5.5" x 8.5"

ISBN-10:
0195427157

ISBN-13:
9780195427158

Publication date:
August 2007

Imprint: OUP Canada

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Student's Oxford Canadian Dictionary

Second Edition

Edited by Katherine Barber

Providing all the authority of The Canadian Oxford Dictionary in a user-friendly student's edition, The Student's Oxford Canadian Dictionary, Second Edition continues with the highly set standard of excellence for Canadian resources. Building on the successful first edition, this dictionary is suitable for ages 14 and over, contains over 185,000 words, phrases, and definitions with 2,000+ uniquely Canadian words and senses, and over 27,000 illustrative examples.

Readership : Ages: 14+ Suitability: Home, Study, University

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Katherine Barber has been the head of the Oxford University Press Dictionary Department since 1991 and is Editor-in-Chief of both editions of the Canadian Oxford Dictionary. In 1999, she won the Canadian Booksellers Association's Libris Award for Editor of the Year.

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Special Features

  • Over 185,000 words, phrases, and definitions with 2,000+ uniquely Canadian words and senses, and over 27,000 illustrative examples
  • Based on the award-winning, best-selling Canadian Oxford Dictionary
  • Appendices cover punctuation, literary terms, and irregular verbs
  • Pronunciations provided with a simplified easy-to-use system
  • Over 800 helpful notes on spelling, grammar, usage, and pronunciation
  • 1,300 new words, phrases, and definitions including 'blog', 'podcast', and 'bird flu'