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Oxford English dictionary

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Broad Subject English language & literature
General - Arts and Humanities
Language and linguistics
Subject English language - Dictionaries - Databases
Summary The OED covers words from across the English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. It also offers the best in etymological analysis, listings of variant spellings, and shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.

It also includes the Historical thesaurus of the OED, allowing users to discover when words with a related meaning entered the language.

Publisher Oxford University Press
Frequency Updated quarterly
Language English
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