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Merriam-Webster, Inc

Overview
Works: 148 works in 533 publications in 3 languages and 48,336 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Style manuals  Software 
Roles: Publisher, Editor
Classifications: CT103, 423
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Most widely held works by Merriam-Webster, Inc
Webster's ninth new collegiate dictionary by Noah Webster ( Book )
39 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thumb indexed." Includes almost 160,000 entries, foreign words and phrases, dated entries, biographical and geographical names, and a handbook of style
Webster's New geographical dictionary by Noah Webster ( Book )
30 editions published between 1955 and 1989 in English and held by 5,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 47,000 entries and 218 maps provide information on the world's continents, countries, regions, cities, and natural features
Merriam-Webster's geographical dictionary ( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 3,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers 48,000 entries on countries, states, cities, natural landforms, and bodies of water, with information on history, population, and location
Merriam-Webster's biographical dictionary ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume contains essential information on more than 30,000 deceased men and women from all parts of the world, all eras, and all fields of endeavor
Webster's collegiate thesaurus by Merriam-Webster ( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Synonyms, antonyms, related and contrasted words, and idioms
Merriam-Webster's medical desk dictionary ( Book )
17 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers concise definitions of medical terms and includes a chapter on the history of medical English
Merriam-Webster's Spanish-English dictionary ( Book )
17 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers eighty thousand entries highlighting Latin American Spanish, tables of regular and irregular verbs, and sections on geographical names, metric conversions, and sample correspondence
Merriam-Webster's collegiate thesaurus ( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An alphabetically-arranged reference lists synonyms, related and contrasted words, idiomatic equivalents, and antonyms, and provides a concise definition and usage examples for each main entry
The Merriam-Webster dictionary ( Book )
22 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Defines more than seventy-five thousand words and phrases and includes biographical and geographical names, foreign phrases, and advice on grammar
Webster's word histories ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a collection of stories about where our words have come from and how their meanings have grown
Merriam-Webster's rhyming dictionary ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An easy-to-use, alphabetical guide for creating rhymes. Features 67,000 words with rhyming sounds arranged alphabetically and by number of syllables
DK Merriam Webster children's dictionary ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents definitions for over 35,000 entries and includes some 4,000 illustrations interspersed throughout the text
Merriam-Webster's elementary dictionary ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 36,000 entries with expanded definitions, usage examples, and nearly 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature
Merriam-Webster's secretarial handbook by Inc Merriam-Webster ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introductory guide to the entire field of general secretarial knowledge, including sample letters and business English
Webster's standard American style manual ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains all of the basic elements of style: punctuation, capitalization, italicization, hyphenation, treatment of numbers & abbreviations, etc
The official Scrabble players dictionary ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes more than one hundred thousand words that are acceptable for playing Scrabble, with parts of speech, variant forms, and definitions
Webster's medical desk dictionary ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes "The history and etymology of medical English," by John H. Dircks
Merriam-Webster's dictionary of law ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10,000 entries cover vocabulary, etymologies, definitions, concepts, the judicial system, landmark cases, and government agencies
Merriam-Webster's dictionary of English usage ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the correct use of words that pose special problems of confused or disputed language
Webster's guide to business correspondence ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features style in business letters, forms of address, mechanics of writing, composition and grammar, tone in writing, and composing letters
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity G. & C. Merriam Company

G. & C. Merriam company
Merriam, G. & C., Co., (Publishers : Springfield, Mass.)
Merriam-Webster.
Merriam-Webster Inc.
Merriam-Webster Incorporated
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English (227)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (2)
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