The indispensable guide for everyone who needs to know the right word, in the right place, at the right time... For easy reference, every word included in this dictionary receives a separate entry and indication of its pronunciation. The pronunciations are recorded in the simplest key consistent with accurate transcription. The definitions are written in a clear, simple style and individual parts of speech are clearly distinguished. Slang words are designated (Slang), and words of foreign origin that are not yet fully naturalized in English are marked with the language of origin. In addition, The Pocket Webster School a Office Dictionary contains an up-to-date gazetteer, a perpetual calendar, and other lists and tables on a variety of subjects, making this book a valuable volume of general information. Book jacket.2. denoting a set of symbols (phonetic alphabet}, one for each distinguishable speech sound. ... *5 PHOTOFLASH phosphorate (a#39;f6-rat), v.t. -nt*ed, -nrta#39;lng, to combine or impregnate with phosphorus. phospfawesce (fos-fo-resa#39;X v.L -resteda#39;, -resc- ing, ... -copies, a photographic reproduction, as of a line drawing, document, page of a book, etc. made by a special device (photocopier): v.t. -cop ied, -cop-y-ing, ... I. the influence of light on plant development, as in causing pnototropism.
|Title||:||The Pocket Webster School & Office Dictionary|
|Author||:||POCKET BOOKS STAFF, Pocket Books|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 1990|