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The American Heritage children's dictionary / by the editors of the American Heritage dictionaries.

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  • ISBN: 9781328787354
  • ISBN: 1328787354 
  • Physical Description: x, 886 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: Brand-new edition--cover.
  • Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2019]

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Summary, etc.:
"The American Heritage® Children's Dictionary has been completely revised, updated, and redesigned for a brand-new edition, ensuring that this title remains fresh and current while providing the visual appeal needed to captivate young readers. For this brand-new edition, every definition has been reviewed, and hundreds of new senses and new words and definitionsranging from android to veganhave been added. This edition includes a brand-new feature, Writers Choose Their Words. Nearly 100 new note boxes throughout the A-Z text highlight quotations selected from popular and classic young adult and children's literature and show key vocabulary words in context. With entries written in easy-to-understand language, an abundance of example sentences that providegreater context, and stunning full-color illustrations, this engaging reference brings words to life and enhances the child's learning experience"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 3-6.
Ages 8-12.
Subject: English language > Dictionaries, Juvenile.
English language > Dictionaries.
REFERENCE / Dictionaries.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Reference / Dictionaries.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Language Arts / Vocabulary & Spelling.

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