Oxford Dictionary of English

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Price: iPhone/iPad - Paid
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The Oxford Dictionary of English is the flagship British English dictionary from Oxford. If you’re looking for an American English Dictionary, check out the New Oxford American Dictionary or the Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus.

+ Offers the most comprehensive coverage of English from around the world in any one volume dictionary
+ Completely revised and updated to include the very latest vocabulary, with over 350,000 words, phrases, and meanings
+ Thousands of new words and senses derived from the latest research from the Oxford English Corpus, giving the most complete and accurate picture of the English language today
+ Entries stored locally so no wireless connection required (Audio pronunciations require wireless connection)
+ Optimized for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
+ Select a word within a definition to view the selected word's definition
+ $29.99 represents a 50% discount from the $60 MSRP for the Oxford Dictionary of English

The foremost single volume authority on the English language, the Oxford Dictionary of English is at the forefront of language research, focusing on English as it is used today. It is informed by the most up-to-date evidence from the largest language research programme in the world, including the two-billion-word Oxford English Corpus.

This new edition includes thousands of brand-new words and senses, as well as up-to-date encyclopedic information.

New features include Word Trends which showcase language research based on the Oxford English Corpus and illuminate the extraordinary stories behind fast-changing words of everyday English.

Use the thousands of audio pronunciations to hear how words are spoken. Improve your confidence in writing with helpful grammar and punctuation guides.

Ideal for anyone who needs a comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of current English; for professionals, students, academics, and for use at work or at home.

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