Publisher description for The American Heritage student dictionary.

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This invaluable resource for students in grades 6-9 has been updated to reflect up-to-the-minute developments in all areas of vocabulary, from Internet technology to current events. Age-appropriate definitions are enhanced by simple etymologies and sample sentences showing words in context.

More than 65,000 main entry words

Coverage of important developments in technology and world affairs

Hundreds of fascinating and informative feature notes

Attractive full-color design with more than 2,000 photographs, drawings,
and diagrams

New table that lists entries with Usage and Synonym notes

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English language -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
English language -- Dictionaries.