Publisher description for The pocket illustrated dictionary of engineering terms / R.L. Timings, P. Twigg.


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Counter A comprehensive dictionary for engineering students, this text contains over 1200 engineering terms with clear and concise definitions. The dictionary is highly illustrated and written in plain, non-technical language and extensive cross-referencing makes concepts more easily understood. Timings and Twigg focus on a wide range of engineering disciplines - engineering science, electrical and electronic engineering, workshop practices and mechanical engineering - and provide definitions that are relevant to all. This handy pocket-size dictionary is written specifically for further education students by experienced authors who have taught and written extensively at this level.

Over 1200 entries
Each entry defined in plain English
Highly illustrated

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Engineering Dictionaries