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Oxford English dictionary

A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 3 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.

Available to the University of Gothenburg. Available to anyone using the libraries' computers
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  • Oxford University Press
Alternative title:
  • OED online
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