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Noun1.Oxford English Dictionary - an unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles
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As regards the applied method, acknowledged historical English dictionaries such as the Middle English Dictionary online (henceforth the MED online) and the Oxford English Dictionary online (henceforth the OED online) are employed for the analysis.
I turned to the 1989 second edition of The Oxford English Dictionary Online (which we are quite lucky to have remote access to from our home through the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, McIntyre Library) and came up with adjective 'delightful': Affording delight; delighting; highly pleasing, charming.
The titles are the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford English Dictionary Online, Oxford Reference online, Grove Music online and Grove Art online.
Oxford English Dictionary Online -- the fully updated electronic edition of the reference the New York Times called "the greatest work of dictionary making ever undertaken" (http://www.

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