Foreign language scientific and technical dictionaries in New Zealand, 1972 Download PDF EPUB FB2
"Forms a supplement to Foreign language technical dictionaries in New Zealand libraries (Wellington, Central Library, DSIR, )"--Page iii.
Description: vii, 50 pages ; 21 cm. This dictionary is the first large-scale English dictionary especially prepared for New Zealand users. Compiled at the New Zealand Dictionary Centre in Wellington, it reflects research into New Zealand words and their use, including new words, and new uses of older words that have evolved in New Zealand.
The dictionary also reflects research into international English conducted by Oxford. A Dictionary of the New Zealand Language, and a Concise Grammar: To which is Added a Selection of Colloquial Sentences.
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