Category: Dictionaries

  • Accounting Dictionary. English-Spanish, Spanish-English, by Nora Sánchez

    By Nora Sánchez

    The first English–Spanish translation dictionary of accounting phrases to hide the variations in accounting terminology for Spanish-speaking countries

    This bilingual Accounting Dictionary bargains not just English–Spanish and Spanish–English translations of accounting phrases but additionally a Spanish–Spanish part correlating the various phrases utilized in significant Spanish-speaking nations. the one accounting dictionary to provide such assurance, this beneficial reference presents accounting practitioners and scholars with effortless, exact assistance for translating in and between: Argentina  * Chile * Colombia * Mexico * Spain * Venezuela.

    Ideal for translating monetary statements, engaging in audits, and acting accounting services in multinational businesses, Accounting Dictionary is a vital software for all accountants, monetary managers, and scholars partaking within the burgeoning Spanish-speaking market.

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  • Encyclopedia of Environment and Society (5 Volume Set) by Paul Robbins

    By Paul Robbins

    The Encyclopedia of setting and Society brings jointly multiplying concerns, ideas, theories, examples, difficulties, and regulations, with the aim of in actual fact explicating an rising mind set approximately humans and nature. With greater than 1,200 entries written via specialists from exceptionally various fields, this cutting edge source is a primary step towards diving into the deep pool of rising wisdom. The 5 volumes of this Encyclopedia characterize greater than a listing of phrases. fairly, they trap the spirit of the instant, a desirable time whilst worldwide warming and genetic engineering signify basically of the obvious examples of socio-environmental matters.
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  • Electronic Dictionaries and Automata in Computational by Maxime Crochemore (auth.), Maurice Gross, Dominique Perrin

    By Maxime Crochemore (auth.), Maurice Gross, Dominique Perrin (eds.)

    This quantity comprises the court cases of the fifteenth Spring university of the LITP (Laboratoire d'Informatique Théorique et de Programmation, Université Paris VI-VII, CNRS) held from may possibly 25 to 29, 1987 in Saint-Pierre d'Oléron. The assembly was once geared up via M. Borillo, M. Gross, M. Nivat and D. Perrin. the aim of this every year assembly is to provide the state-of-the-art in a selected subject which has won enormous adulthood. The complaints of the final 3 Spring faculties have already been released during this sequence and take care of "Automata on limitless phrases" (LNCS 192), "Combinators and practical Programming Languages " (LNCS 242) and "Automata Networks" (LNCS 316). The contributions accrued for the 1987 convention current a different blend of automata conception at the one hand and normal language processing nevertheless. either fields have robust historic hyperlinks as exemplified by means of the works of Chomsky and Harris in Linguistics, the paintings of Backus and others in desktop technological know-how and the paintings of Schützenberger in Algebra. The tools defined and mentioned within the box of string processing and automata conceal the conventional algorithms for string matching, info compression, series comparability and lexical research. The papers that deal extra without delay with common language processing deal with automatic textual content iteration, lexical research and formal representation.

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  • Dictionary of American Slang by Barbara Ann Kipfer and Robert L. Chapman

    By Barbara Ann Kipfer and Robert L. Chapman

    We know language adjustments quickly, yet to stick with alongside calls for an ancient view. Chapman's Dictionary of yank Slang, Fourth version, offers simply what's had to hint the language of this present day again to its American roots. And make no mistake––this is a dictionary that's only American, where the place you could hint the advance of the yank language, in it is hugely casual structure referred to as "slang." a few may ask: "isn't the language altering so speedy that this ebook is old-fashioned the day on which it truly is published?" even though it is right that adjustments to the language, rather slang, take place quicker and quicker within the digital age, nonetheless there's a position for an authoritative, famous paintings that retains song of and compiles the language into an historic record, as this dictionary does. it truly is actual that language alterations in a short time; it's only as actual that modern-day slang might be forgotten day after today. In recording the altering language, and checking out what is right here to stick from what is coming and fast going, the Dictionary of yankee Slang serves an invaluable and demanding goal.
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  • Dictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations: For by Jakob Vlietstra

    By Jakob Vlietstra

    This moment variation features a selection of technical abbreviations, acronyms, and identifiers (in brief 'terms') which are utilized in details and communi­ cation applied sciences and different similar components. they've got develop into a part of the 'normal' vocabulary in lots of industries, institutes, enterprises and universi­ ties. Too frequently they're used with no declaring what they stand for. the most quarter lined by means of this dictionary is info and conversation know-how (ICT). This comprises machine and conversation and software program, conversation networks, the net and the realm large internet, and automated keep watch over. different components coated are ICT-related techniques,solutions, items, procedures and actions. The dictionary additionally includes symbolic names of agencies and institu­ tions without delay hooked up to the topics indexed above, in addition to the abbreviated names of meetings, symposia, workshops the place the pointed out topic parts are handled. in certain cases the normal two-letter nation codes are indexed among parenthesis on the finish of each defined time period and the rustic the place the time period originated. it is a reference e-book that's very important for all practitioners and clients within the components pointed out above. Technical guides frequently disregard the which means of phrases and confront the reader with jargon too frequently obscure. Readers can use this e-book as an entire reference consultant with no need to bet what the letters of the phrases stand for. This re-creation comprises with reference to 35.000 phrases. nearly 10000 new goods were further. out of date and no more proper phrases were deleted.

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  • McGraw-Hill's essential phrasal verbs dictionary by Richard Spears

    By Richard Spears

    Better comprehend American English by means of learning its phrasal verbs

    This authoritative reference bargains millions of yank English phrasal verbs, two-word verbs, prepositional verbs, and verbs which are used jointly. Entries contain definitions and examples of phrasal verbs utilized in context. With aid from McGraw-Hill's crucial American Phrasal Verbs Dictionary, you are going to familiarize yourself with English because it is utilized in the media, at paintings, round the apartment, and in daily conversations. this data might help you understand English because it is spoken within the usa and upload type on your be aware usage.

    Inside you'll find:

    • 1,800 entries with examples of daily utilization
    • The newest phrasal verbs utilized in the yank lexicon
    • Fun illustrations that convey the humor of taking expressions too literally
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  • A Dictionary of Japanese Loanwords by Toshie M. Evans

    By Toshie M. Evans

    Contemporary reviews file that eastern is the second one most efficient resource of latest loanwords to English. Such stories point out that English-speaking international locations are paying extra consciousness to Japan than ever sooner than. This dictionary lists and defines thousands of phrases borrowed from eastern which are now utilized in English-language courses. Entries supply variation spellings, pronunciation, etymological info, definitions, and illustrative quotations. those quotations have been accrued from books, newspapers, magazines, novels, texts, ads, and databases released or disbursed within the usa among 1964 and 1995.When nations interact in an important volume of industrial or cultural touch, they often borrow phrases from each one other's language. those loanwords are assimilated to various levels and exhibit how one kingdom earnings publicity to a different country's tradition. fresh reports document that jap is the second one most efficient resource of latest loanwords to English, exhibiting that English-speaking nations are paying extra consciousness to Japan than ever prior to. This dictionary contains entries for thousands of jap phrases now utilized in English-language publications.Included are phrases from artwork and structure, medication and the sciences, company and schooling, philosophy and faith, and various different fields. Entries supply definitions, pronunciations, variation spellings, etymological histories, and illustrative quotations. those quotations have been gathered from books, newspapers, magazines, novels, texts, ads, and databases, all of that have been released or disbursed within the usa among 1964 and 1995. whereas the amount is a invaluable advisor to the which means and assimilation of specific loanwords, it's also a desirable chronicle of the way definite components of jap tradition have strongly prompted American civilization.
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