Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition)

Alternative Titles
OED, 2nd Ed.; OED2; O.E.D.
OED, 2nd Ed.
O.E.D.
Description

Previous (1989) edition of the most complete and authoritative dictionary of the English language. Cites quotations demonstrating the use of each word defined to illustrate development of its usage and meaning.  (Superceded by the new, web-based, third edition of the OED, in which entries from this second edition are gradually being updated.)

Type
Dictionary
Coverage
Second edition of 1989 (updated 1996).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8171
Access
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Subjects
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Last modified: 04/09/2013