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    Answers from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, WordNet, The Free On-line dictionary of Computing, Jargon File, CIA World Factbook, Easton's 1897 bible Dictionary, Hitchcock's bible Names Dictionary, and the U.S. Gazetteer.
  • Britannica
    Full text academic edition of Encyclopedia Britannica and Merriam-Webster Dictionary; includes video and audio clips
  • Oxford English Dictionary
    Landmark historical resource that defines and illustrates through quotations the use of English language words from earliest known occurrence to present
    Answers from Roget's New Millennium Thesaurus.
  • Quotations
    Includes Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, Columbia World of Quotations, Simpson's Contemporary Quotations, and Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations



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