The New Penguin Compact English Dictionary

The New Penguin Compact English Dictionary

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New for 2001, this abridged version of the much-acclaimed 'New Penguin English Dictionary' offers succinct and clear definitions of a vast range of standard English words, scientific and technical terms, specialist vocabulary - and the very latest buzzwords and jargon. In addition, it contains a 36-page colour atlas section and a detailed world gazetteer, making it an ideal and handy reference tool for any home or office.
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  • Hardback | 1184 pages
  • 139 x 205 x 56mm | 1,086g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 36pp colour map section
  • 0141001704
  • 9780141001708

About Robert Allen

'The New Penguin Compact English Dictionary' has been compiled by a team of leading lexicographers, and edited by Rober Allen, former editor of the 'Oxford Concise English Dictionary.'
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