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Published by Chambers in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English language -- Dictionaries.

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Edition Notes

Previous ed., published as Chambers everyday paperback dictionary, 1977 ; and asChambers everyday dictionary, 1975.

Other titlesChambers everyday dictionary.
Statementedited by A.M. Macdonald and E.M. Kirkpatrick.
ContributionsMacdonald, Agnes Margaret., Kirkpatrick, E. M. 1941-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1625
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,851p. ;
Number of Pages851
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15059645M
ISBN 10055018015X

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