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The American Heritage dictionary.

The American Heritage dictionary.

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Dictionaries.,
  • English language -- United States -- Dictionaries.,
  • Americanisms -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican heritage dictionary of the English language.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsHoughton Mifflin Company.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 951 p. :
    Number of Pages951
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23000632M
    ISBN 100618077065
    OCLC/WorldCa49732024

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