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Noun1.Oxford English Dictionary - an unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles
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1 ( ANI ): Popular terms 'Hangry' and 'Mansplaining' along with several other terms have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary this January.
London: Indian words like 'Abba' and 'Anna' and Indian delicacies like 'gulab jamun' and 'vada' can now be found in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED).
Procured the service of ensuring electronic information resources Oxford English Dictionary in the form of on-line access to servers licensor to sponsor the period 1.
Lol', is listed in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) as laughing out loud since 1989, while a 1960 usage refers to LOL as 'little old lady'.
What is the longest word in the Oxford English Dictionary composed entirely of letters from the top key of a qwerty keyboard?
That same year another important literary work emerged, a twelve-volume (plus one volume Supplement) edition of the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), that concentrated more particularly on word meanings.
Summary: The heart sign has entered the Oxford English Dictionary as the first graphical symbol to signify a word.
Associated Press reported that the full 20-volume Oxford English dictionary (OED) "may only be available online" in future given waning interest in printed editions of the most authoritative dictionary.
The Oxford English Dictionary, that apotheosis of the lexicographer's art, is bowing to the times and eyeing an all-digital future.
PUBLISHERS of the Oxford English Dictionary revealed yesterday the third edition of its reference guide may never appear in print.
I could not find the word "Mallu" or "Malu" in the Oxford English Dictionary meaning "Monkey".

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