Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary New Edition (c) 2016

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Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary New Edition (c) 2016

NEW EDITION, 2016 copyright. Revised and updated with 200 newly added words across a variety of fields including technology, social media, science, health and popular culture. Focuses on the needs of students in grades 6-8, ages 11-14, and provides advanced dictionary features to help them read, write and speak more effectively.

New words include: blog, cloud computing, copernicium, derecho, fair trade, fracking, geocaching, hashtag, hot spot, mash-up, microblogging, selfie, social media, STEM, tablet and tweet.

* Includes nearly 70,000 entries
* More than 22,000 usage examples to help clarify and expand understanding
* More than 1,000 illustrations
* Abundant word history paragraphs and synonym paragraphs
* A section on Biographical Names and Geographical Names.
* A Handbook of Style gives direction on the proper use of punctuation including how and when to use the apostrophe, colon, comma, dash, Ellipsis, exclamation point, hyphen, semicolon and more.

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Since 1937. Merriam-Webster is America's foremost publisher of language-related reference works. The company publishes a diverse array of print and electronic products, including Merriam-Webster's Collegiate® Dictionary, Eleventh Edition America's best-selling desk dictionary and Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged. Merriam-Webster can be considered the direct lexicographical...

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