Database Details

Oxford English Dictionary

Alternative Name:   OED
Type:   Index
Description:   Traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources.
Publisher:   Oxford University Press
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Creator:   Oxford University Press
Search Hints:   This resource looks up words in the Oxford English Dictionary. If there is more than one entry, the number of entries will be reported. If there is one entry, you will see the message "Hits Were Found". If there isn't an entry in the Dictionary, you will see the message "Hits Were Found" and you will be linked to the closest alphabetical entry.
Category/Subcategory:   Humanities / Literature
   Social Sciences / Anthropology