Category: Dictionaries

  • Longman Pronunciation Dictionary: Study Gde by Clare Fletcher

    By Clare Fletcher

    This learn consultant has been designed to assist scholars make the simplest use of the ''Longman Pronunciation Dictionary''. The actions and workouts within the consultant goal to assist familiarize clients with the conventions utilized in the dictionary, and to offer perform in spotting and transcribing quite a number English pronunciation, drawing consciousness to standard gains of spoken English. a whole key for self-study is additionally supplied. it really is aimed toward complex scholars of English, lecturers of English (native and on-native audio system) and scholars doing simple classes in phonetics.
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  • Environmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory by Thomas M. Pankratz

    By Thomas M. Pankratz

    Nonetheless the single reference that covers technical and advertisement environmental phrases, in addition to emblems and model names, the Environmental Engineering Dictionary and listing presents a whole record of phrases, model names, and logos. It comprises greater than 8,000 environmental phrases, acronyms and abbreviations - either advertisement and regular - multi function easy-to-use source. themes comprise wastewater, potable water, commercial water therapy, seawater desalination, pollution, incineration, detrimental waste remediation, and health-related concerns. corporation addresses, telephone numbers, and electronic mail addresses indexed within the listing upload to the scope of data supplied.
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  • Concise Dictionary of Materials Science: Structure and by Vladimir Novikov

    By Vladimir Novikov

    A close wisdom of the terminology and its historical past is important for a basic realizing of the pro literature within the box of fabrics technology. This sharply targeted, authoritative lexicon provides the reader a coherent inspiration of microstructure formation and evolution. all of the time period definitions are provided with motives and cross-references, providing a constant photograph of microstructure in steel and non-metallic polycrystalline fabrics. Written by means of an writer with over thirty years of educating and learn event, it fills the terminological hole among the textbooks on fabrics technology and the pro literature. Concise Dictionary of fabrics technological know-how: constitution and Characterization of Polycrystalline fabrics comprises greater than 1400 phrases conventional in smooth literature, learn, and perform. through the dictionary, the emphasis is on lattice defects and their function in diffusion, plastic deformation and part transitions, in addition to at the granular constitution and its formation and adjustments during part transitions, recrystallization, and grain progress. additionally, the entire entries from the dictionary are offered within the English-German/German-English thesaurus, offering in a single quantity easy access to the major options and phrases in either one of the languages.Highlighting constitution description, formation, and characterization, Concise Dictionary of fabrics technology is a truly invaluable reference for college kids in fabrics technology and engineering, for researchers, engineers, and technologists in metalworking, microelectronic, and ceramic industries, in addition to for readers with no technical history.
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  • Sophocles' Oedipus Trilogy (Webster's Thesaurus Edition) by Sophocles

    By Sophocles

    There are various variants of Sophocles' Oedipus Trilogy. This academic variation was once created for self-improvement or in training for complex examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for faculty districts, educators, and scholars looking to maximize functionality on standardized checks, Webster’s paperbacks reap the benefits of the truth that classics are often assigned readings. A working word list on the backside of every web page comes in handy to scholars who're actively development their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or comparable examinations. This variation exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and sometimes encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of provide a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for numerous meanings, permitting readers to raised clutch the anomaly of the English language, and stay away from utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s which means inside of context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and knowing. each one web page covers phrases now not already highlighted on prior pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the school front exam Board and the nationwide benefit Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this booklet; SAT® is a registered trademark of the varsity Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this booklet; GRE®, AP® and complicated Placement® are registered logos of the academic checking out carrier which neither sponsors nor endorses this ebook, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that's neither affiliated with this ebook nor endorses this ebook, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislation institution Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.
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  • The Blackwell Dictionary of Western Philosophy by Nicholas Bunnin

    By Nicholas Bunnin

    The Blackwell Dictionary of Western Philosophy is a concise connection with the entire historical past of western philosophy, from historical Greece to the current day.
    • Spans all of the significant branches of western philosophical inquiry, all the key figures
    • Explains the that means and utilization of every philosophical notion in a clean and fascinating style
    • Each access on philosophical phrases concludes with an illustrative citation from an important thinker, to reinforce the reader’s understanding
    • Entries on phrases and person philosophers are absolutely cross-referenced
    • Co-written through the editor of the preferred quantity The Blackwell better half to Philosophy (Second version, 2002)
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  • The SAGE Dictionary of Social Research Methods by Victor Jupp

    By Victor Jupp

    Bringing jointly the paintings of over 80 major lecturers and researchers around the globe to supply the definitive reference and learn instrument for the social sciences, The SAGE Dictionary of Social examine Methods includes greater than 230 entries offering the widest assurance of the all of the major phrases within the examine method. It encompasses philosophies of technological know-how, examine paradigms and designs, particular points of knowledge assortment, functional concerns to be addressed while accomplishing examine, and the position of analysis when it comes to functionality and context.
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