The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

By Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

Книга the yank history Dictionary of the English Language the yankee historical past Dictionary of the English Language Книги Иностранные языки Автор: коллектив Год издания: 1991 Формат: pdf Страниц: 8654 Размер: 50,4 МБ Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Almost 1 / 4 of a century in the past a brand new dictionary bearing the identify American background seemed. That e-book used to be remarkable since it did 4 issues and it did them good. It faithfully recorded the language in simply understood definitions. It supplied advice towards accuracy, precision, and charm within the use of English that clever humans desire and search in a dictionary. It traced, every time attainable, the advance of English phrases to their origins and keyed many to an Appendix of Indo-European Roots. And it awarded advanced lexical facts in a typographically appealing layout accented through hundreds of thousands of photos and line drawings in spacious margins. the yankee historical past Dictionary of the English Language, 3rd variation, builds upon this distinctive, leading edge beginning.

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The Cambridge dictionary of scientists by David Millar

By David Millar

This quantity is a useful one-stop reference ebook for an individual short of a quick and actual account of the existence and paintings of these who created technology from its beginnings to the current day. The alphabetically equipped, illustrated biographical dictionary has been completely revised and up-to-date, masking over 1,500 key scientists (157 greater than within the past version) from forty international locations. Physics, chemistry, biology, geology, astronomy, arithmetic, medication, meteorology and know-how are all represented and targeted awareness is paid to pioneer girls whose achievements and instance opened how you can clinical careers for others. This new version comprises fresh Nobel laureates, in addition to winners of the Fields Medal, the mathematician's identical of the Nobel Prize. Illustrated with round one hundred fifty pics, diagrams, maps and tables, and with designated panel good points, this booklet is an obtainable advisor to the world's in demand medical personalities. David Millar has performed examine into the circulate of polar ice sheets on the Scott Polar study Institute, Cambridge, and in Antarctica. He has additionally written on a number technological know-how and expertise subject matters, and edited a research of the politics of the Antarctic. His expert occupation has been spent within the oil undefined, mostly within the advertising and marketing of geoscience software program. He lives in France. John Millar graduated from Trinity collage, Cambridge, and has a doctorate from Imperial university, London. He labored for BP constructing new geophysical tools to be used in oil exploration and construction. In 1994 he co-founded GroundFlow Ltd., which has built electrokinetic surveying and logging as a brand new approach for imaging and mapping fluids in subsurface porous rocks.

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Griechisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch zu den Schriften des Neuen by Walter Bauer

By Walter Bauer

Das "Griechisch-deutsche Wörterbuch zu den Schriften des Neuen Testaments und der frühchristlichen Literatur" gehört zu den Standardwerken der Neutestamentler, Patristiker und klassischen Philologen. Die 6. Auflage ist in allen Bereichen neu bearbeitet: in der neutestamentlichen Textgrundlage (auch, was once ihre Vollständigkeit und die Angabe von Varianten angeht) wie in bezug auf die Apostolischen Väter wie die neutestamentlichen Apokryphen (diese sind zum ersten Mal so vollständig wie möglich eingearbeitet). Auch die Apologeten und die Kirchenväter der Frühzeit werden sehr viel häufiger als bisher zitiert. Zahlreiche Autoren aus dem christlichen, dem intertestamentarischen und dem klassischen Bereich sind zum ersten Mal herangezogen worden. Über 250 neue Artikel sind aufgenommen worden. Die neue Typographie läßt den Benutzer rascher finden, used to be er sucht, und macht den Aufbau der Artikel durchsichtiger. Durch sie wurde es möglich, etwa ein Drittel neues fabric aufzunehmen, ohne daß die Seitenzahl des Wörterbuchs anwuchs.

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English-Russian Dictionary of American Criminal Law by Marina Braun, Galina Clothier

By Marina Braun, Galina Clothier

The call for for a competent and up to date English-Russian criminal reference has turn into obtrusive because the finish of the chilly conflict, which has ended in large ties with the previous Soviet Union in a number of parts. quite, legal legislations wishes references that bridge cross-cultural verbal exchange within the felony enviornment. The dictionary covers most often used felony phrases, basically from felony legislations, and different court-related phrases and expressions. The phrases are indexed with Russian equivalents, definitions, and examples of utilization in English with their Russian translation. The appendix contains present samples of courtroom files translated into Russian. This dictionary can be of curiosity to courtroom interpreters, teachers and scholars of criminal translation, and compilers of certification fabrics, in addition to legal professionals and legislation enforcement body of workers who care for Russian-speaking consumers.

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Routledge Dictionary of Language and Linguistics by Hadumod Bussmann

By Hadumod Bussmann

In over 2,500 entries, this dictionary offers an exhaustive survey of the main terminology and languages of greater than 30 subdisciplines of linguistics. transparent and concise definitions of key terminology, suggestions and subject matters are complemented by way of vast cross-references to synonyms and comparable phrases, salient English-language examples and distinctive bibliographies. For ease of use, the e-book additionally includes maps indicating the distribution of languages and a cumulative bibliography containing thousands of references.

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