Macquarie Compact Dictionary

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Macquarie Compact Dictionary

Author : Macquarie Staff
ISBN : 1742619843
Genre : English language
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Based on the full Macquarie Dictionary, which is in its sixth edition, the Compact is completely up-to-date. In a convenient format, it features:• more than 50,000 words and phrases• more than 75,000 definitions• up-to-date items such as apera, blade runner, diabesity, digital archaeology, green tape, homesteading and virtual choir• clear pronunciations• idiomatic phrases• free six-month subscription to Macquarie Dictionary Online
Category: English language

Macquarie Compact Dictionary

Author : Macquarie Dictionary
ISBN : 9781743549520
Genre : Reference
File Size : 85.13 MB
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This new edition of the Macquarie Compact Dictionary provides an up-to-date and essential reference for the most common words and phrases used in Australian English. The Macquarie Compact Dictionary includes: · more than 53,000 words and phrases · more than 85,000 definitions · up-to-date entries such as agender, bariatrics, dox, freecycle, listicle, normcore, vamping · idiomatic phrases · etymologies · illustrative phrases showing how a word is used in context · pronunciations in the International Phonetic Alphabet
Category: Reference

Macquarie Compact Colour Dictionary

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ISBN : 1876429755
Genre : English language
File Size : 31.65 MB
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With over 22,000 words defined, this new edition of the Macquarie Compact Colour Dictionary offers a completely up-to-date coverage of Australian English in a durable and easy-to-use format. The headwords have been highlighted in a different colour to make finding the word you want a quick and straightforward process.Inclusions such as avian flu, biosecurity, cleanskin, cyberterrorism, metrosexual, no-doc loan, phishing, podcast and rat run reflect the vocabulary of the 21st century.The Macquarie Compact Colour includes:- fact boxes with illustrations for many Australian plants and animals, for example, emu, flannel flower, frill-necked lizard and koala- vocabulary-building lists of synonyms for a selection of over 800 words, along with explanations of differences between them. Examples are given to make these distinctions clear- Australian pronunciations given in the International Phonetic Alphabet, for which there is an easy-access key on the fron and back endpapers- common colloquialisms and idiomatic phrases- illustrative phrases to clarify meaning and usage- valuable appendixes including countries of the world along with their languages, capital cities and currencies.
Category: English language

Macquarie Little Thesaurus

Author : Macquarie Dictionary Staff
ISBN : 1742619797
Genre : English language
File Size : 41.18 MB
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The Macquarie Little Thesaurus presents a surprising number of synonyms in a very compact format. It is based on the complete Macquarie Thesaurus, while the Macquarie Dictionary itself naturally provides the ultimate word base for this work.Features:- over 200,000 synonyms- contemporary words- Australian English- many informal expressions
Category: English language

Macquarie Pocket Dictionary 5e

Author : Macquarie Staff
ISBN : 0730382133
Genre :
File Size : 47.21 MB
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This fifth edition of the Macquarie Pocket Dictionary belongs to the proud pedigree of the Macquarie Dictionary, widely recognised as Australia's national dictionary. The highly successful Pocket draws on the same research and lexical database to create the most authoritative, up-to-date and definitive record of Australian English currently available in a pocket format. Written in a clear and accessible style for a home, school and office audience, the Pocket contains: more than 50 000 headwords, phrases and run-on headwords; more than 80 000 definitions; more than 1000 new entries, such as acai berry, bae, cryptocurrency, eSport, keep cup and Mx; more than 6000 encyclopedic entries, including new entries such as Brexit, Morrison, palawa kani and Rohingya; extensive coverage of specialist categories, useful etymologies and illustrative phrases; an easy-to-follow pronunciation system; appendixes on grammar, punctuation and measurement, along with other useful reference lists. Macquarie Pocket Dictionary - the up-to-date, authoritative guide to Australian English in a compact and durable format. Get a BONUS Macquarie Pocket Thesaurus with every Macquarie Pocket Dictionary!
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Macquarie Little Thesaurus

Author : Macquarie Dictionary
ISBN : 9781760553715
Genre : Reference
File Size : 21.86 MB
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The Macquarie Little Thesaurus is based on the respected Macquarie Dictionary, now in its seventh edition. With its compact, easy-to-use format, the Macquarie Little Thesaurus is perfect for school, home or the office. It features: - more than 85,000 synonyms - Australian English - A to Z format for easy reference - contemporary words - many informal expressions
Category: Reference

Macquarie Concise Dictionary Seventh Edition

Author : Macquarie Dictionary
ISBN : 9781742619835
Genre : Reference
File Size : 51.93 MB
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This Macquarie Concise Dictionary Seventh Edition provides an up-to-date reference of Australian English, with wide coverage to meet the needs of the general dictionary user. Based on the comprehensive Macquarie Dictionary Seventh Edition, this volume includes words and meanings which are particular to our variety of English, as well as those common to the whole English-speaking world, with evidence sourced from corpus data. The Macquarie Concise Dictionary includes: · hundreds of new words and definitions such as Bechdel test, fat-shame, freecycle, lane filtering, robopoll · words relating to technology, the internet and social media, such as big data, cyberwarrior, digital tattoo, domotics, dox, listicle, live-tweet, smart buoy · words and phrases from regional Australia, such as early minute, four-pointer, mufti day, Stobie pole · illustrative phrases which clearly show how a word is used in context · valuable usage notes · etymologies (word origins)
Category: Reference

Macquarie Little Thesaurus

Author : Macquarie Dictionary Staff
ISBN : 174261986X
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File Size : 50.18 MB
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The Macquarie Little Thesaurus presents a surprising number of synonyms in a very compact format. It is based on the complete Macquarie Thesaurus, while the Macquarie Dictionary itself naturally provides the ultimate word base for this work.Features:- over 85,000 synonyms- contemporary words- Australian English- many informal expressions
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Macquarie Budget Dictionary

Author : Macquarie Dictionary Staff
ISBN : 1742619878
Genre : English language
File Size : 79.51 MB
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The Macquarie Budget Dictionary meets the needs of readers without stretching their finances. It is an up-to-date small dictionary with all the coverage of world English and Australian English that can be distilled into its compact, easy-to-carry format.This new edition, like its predecessors, has been compiled with the needs of the general reader in mind, and is ideal for home, school or office. Many new words and meanings have been added, reflecting the ever-changing nature of our language. A few examples are: catch-up TV, chia, cloud computing, fracking and precycle.Some features of this edition:- up-to-date words and definitions- over 37,000 definitions- valuable appendixes, including a full listing of the countries of the world, their capital cities, languages and currencies- clear pronunciations
Category: English language

Australian Books In Print 1999

Author : Anonimo
ISBN : 1864520256
Genre : Reference
File Size : 48.18 MB
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"Excellent coverage...essential to worldwide bibliographic coverage."--American Reference Books Annual. This comprehensive reference provides current finding & ordering information on more than 123,000 in-print books published in Australia. You'll also find brief profiles of more than 12,000 publishers & distributors whose titles are represented, as well as information on trade associations, local agents of overseas publishers, literary awards, & more. From Thorpe.
Category: Reference

The Macquarie Dictionary Of Australian Quotations

Author : Stephen Torre
ISBN : IND:30000092114200
Genre : Australia
File Size : 63.69 MB
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This dictionary is usefully arranged in several subject categories for ease in finding the subject of interest. This scheme, combined with a chronological order of presentation of quotations, gives a logical coherence and historical perspective to the material. There is also a comprehensive index to the originators of the quotations.
Category: Australia

The Cch Macquarie Dictionary Of Business

Author : C C H Canadian, Limited
ISBN : UCSD:31822016931073
Genre : Business
File Size : 37.4 MB
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Written for those in business in Australia and New Zealand, the 9400 entries in this dictionary cover topics such as company and securities law, accounting, finance and management, taxation, insurance, marketing, employment, occupational health and industrial relations, in addition to selected terms from computing, grammar and writing. Entries are cross-referenced. Paperback TBusiness' and TStudent' editions (the latter printed on cheaper paper) were published simultaneously . Companion volumes on accounting, law, and employment and industrial relations are available from the publisher.
Category: Business

Macquarie Essential Thesaurus

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ISBN : 1876429704
Genre : English language
File Size : 66.21 MB
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In its compact, easy-to-use format, the Macquarie Essential Thesaurus offers valuable assistance when you are lost for words. With over 200,000 synonyms on offer, you're sure to find the exact term you are seeking.Featuring:- Over 200,000 synonyms arranged in thematic groupings- Wide range of contemporary words- Australian English, including Aboriginal English- Many phrases and informal expressions- Comprehensive indexBased on the esteemed Macquarie Dictionary, this thesaurus contains the full range of the vocabulary of Australian English, from scientific terms right through to the most colourfully colloquial. You will be able to find just the right word, whatever kind of writing you are engaged in - a business letter, a speech, or an email to an old friend."A thesaurus can be a quick way to find a forgotten word, or a leisurely way to explore a language. Both paths are well provided for in this book." (Richard Tardif, General Editor)
Category: English language

The Macquarie Dictionary

Author : Arthur Delbridge
ISBN : STANFORD:36105039504878
Genre : Australianisms
File Size : 84.41 MB
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Category: Australianisms