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Richard A. Spears, Ph.D., is a former reference editor and a linguistics Professor at Northwestern University. He has written more than 150 dictionaries.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English language -- United States -- Slang -- Dictionaries.
Figures of speech -- Dictionaries.
Americanisms -- Dictionaries.