Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus
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The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus is an excellent value for an Oxford dictionary and thesaurus.
Powered by Handmark, this all-in-one reference dictionary and thesaurus provides convenience, value, and the authority of Oxford dictionaries optimized for your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.
The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus is the ideal, all-in-one reference, with a dictionary and a thesaurus combined in a single handy, integrated application. A word's meanings, synonyms, and antonyms are given in the same entry, allowing the user access to all this information at a glance.
The text is fully updated with the latest lexical content, informed by Oxford's extensive language research program including the Oxford English Corpus, a unique electronic database of more than two billion words that allows us to offer the fullest, most accurate picture of the English language today. Hundreds of new words cover computing, ecology, technology, and many other subjects.
The Dictionary & Thesaurus includes helpful extra features. Within the text, usage tip boxes help users write more effective English.
+ Optimized for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
+ Select a word within a definition to view the selected word's definition
+ 150,000 entries, synonyms, and senses
+ Brand-new integrated design is accessible, clear, and easy to use.
+ Sounds-like (fuzzy search) to help find those difficult to spell words.
+ Offline access, so no wireless connection is necessary.
+ Integrated dictionary and thesaurus texts
+ Helpful in-text features and extra reference information
+ Powered by Oxford's extensive language research program and the 2-billion-word Oxford English Corpus