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New Oxford English dictionary project at the University of Waterloo

Donna Lee Berg

New Oxford English dictionary project at the University of Waterloo

by Donna Lee Berg

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Published by UW Centre for the New Oxford English Dictionary in [Waterloo, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oxford English dictionary (2nd ed. : Computer file),
  • English language -- Lexicography -- Data processing.,
  • Electronic dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDonna Lee Berg, Gaston H. Gonnet, Frank Wm. Tompa.
    ContributionsGonnet, G. H., Tompa, Frank William, 1948-, University of Waterloo. Centre for the New Oxford English Dictionary.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18844127M

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