Elsevier's dictionary of chemistry: including terms from by A.F. Dorian

By A.F. Dorian

This dictionary covers the elemental physique of data which constitutes chemistry and from which all medical paintings during this box needs to continue. additionally integrated is a huge variety of phrases particularly on the subject of biochemistry, therefore delivering a hyperlink among natural chemistry, body structure, genetics and medication and enormously expanding the usefulness and variety of this reference quantity for examine staff, scientists, scholars, translators and technical editors.

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A Dravidian Etymological dictionary by Thomas D. Burrows, Murray Barnson Emeneau

By Thomas D. Burrows, Murray Barnson Emeneau

"This e-book is a whole and systematic checklist of the total on hand Dravidian vocabulary. It covers 4 significant literary languages and a few fourteen minor languages, a large amount of the fabric for that is the following released for the 1st time. The dictionary is etymologically prepared and the vocabulary is assessed into 4,572 numbered goods. whole indexes for every language stick to. The meanings are given as exhaustively as is plausible in one of these paintings, in order that the complete variety of the appliance of every observe turns into obvious. The dictionary is, with a few exceptions, constrained to the local Dravidian aspect to the exclusion of loans from Indo-Aryan. it's the first paintings of its sort that has been tried, and it'll be an essential instrument to all these engaged in Dravidian linguistics and to Indian philology in general."

As digital facts base the dictionary is gifted the following: http://dsal.uchicago.edu/dictionaries/burrow/

New Dravidian DB compiled by way of G.S.Starostin at the foundation of DEDR are available the following: http://starling.rinet.ru/cgi-bin/main.cgi?flags=eygtnnl

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Dictionary of Race, Ethnicity and Culture by Guido Bolaffi, Raffaele Bracalenti, Peter H Braham, Sandro

By Guido Bolaffi, Raffaele Bracalenti, Peter H Braham, Sandro Gindro

Race, ethnicity and tradition are techniques which are interpreted in a number of and infrequently contradictory methods. This Dictionary of Race, Ethnicity and tradition provides the ancient historical past and etymology of a large variety of phrases on the topic of those options, discourses of race, ethnicity and tradition from a commonly multicultural point of view. This new and up to date dictionary includes a variety of references to either eu and American recommendations, debates and phrases.

Contributors to the dictionary comprise recognized anthropologists, biologists, legal professionals, philosophers, sociologists and psychologists, allowing the Dictionary to convey an interdisciplinary method of the subject material, and a wealthy number of voice and content material that may otherwise

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Hittite Etymological Dictionary, Volume 7: Words beginning by Jaan Puhvel

By Jaan Puhvel

The Hittite Etymological Dictionary is a accomplished compendium of the vocabulary of Hittite, one of many nice languages of the traditional close to East, and of paramount significance for comparative Indo-European reports. because the commence of ebook, as evidenced by way of frequency of reference and citation, this paintings has develop into an immense software for research and learn in Hittite, old Anatolian, and Indo-European linguistics.

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NTC's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial by Richard A. Spears

By Richard A. Spears

Now to be had in softbound, the revised and up to date 3rd variation of this accomplished slang dictionary has greater than 800 new expressions. lifelike instance sentences--provided for every feel of each entry--show how expressions are utilized in present, daily American English. Pronunciations and cautionary notes are supplied as wanted, and a Phrase-Finder Index is helping clients find entries speedy.

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