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Merriam-Webster, Inc

Overview
Works: 367 works in 1,159 publications in 4 languages and 76,270 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Juvenile works  Gazetteers  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Encyclopedias  Biographies  Handbooks and manuals  Picture dictionaries  Software 
Roles: Editor, Author, Publisher, Other, Publishing director
Classifications: PE1628, 423
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Most widely held works by Merriam-Webster, Inc
Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary by Inc Merriam-Webster( Book )

100 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 7,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents concise definitions, pronunciations, abbreviations, some illustrations, usage examples, and synonyms with ten thousand new words and meanings
Webster's ninth new collegiate dictionary by Noah Webster( Book )

39 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,191 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 third new international dictionary of the English language, unabridged by Noah Webster( Book )

79 editions published between 1961 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged, is the largest, most comprehensive American dictionary available, containing over 472,000 entries, 14,000 new words in a special Addenda Section, 3,000 illustrations, and 140,000 etymologies describing word origins. Boxed hardcover, buckram binding, thumb-notched
Merriam-Webster's geographical dictionary( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 2,754 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
Webster's New geographical dictionary by Noah Webster( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and held by 2,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 47,000 entries and 218 maps provide basic information on the world's countries, regions, cities, and natural features
Webster's new biographical dictionary by Noah Webster( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 2,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides concise biographical information for more than 30,000 famous people of the past and present
Merriam-Webster's encyclopedia of literature by Inc Merriam-Webster( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of authors, titles, characters, literary terms, genres, and more, complemented by illustrations and portraits
Webster's collegiate thesaurus by Noah Webster( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synonyms, antonyms, related and contrasted words, and idioms
Webster's new dictionary of synonyms : a dictionary of discriminated synonyms with antonyms and analogous and contrasted words by Noah Webster( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes synonyms that are defined, discriminated, and illustrated with quotations, with antonyms, and analogous contrasting words
The official Scrabble ® players dictionary by Inc. Staff Merriam-Webster( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 1,400 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
The Merriam-Webster dictionary by Inc Merriam-Webster( Book )

37 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 1,382 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
Merriam-Webster's biographical dictionary( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,317 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
Merriam-Webster's medical desk dictionary by Inc. Staff Merriam-Webster( Book )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers concise definitions of medical terms and includes a chapter on the history of medical English
Merriam-Webster's encyclopedia of world religions ; Wendy Doniger, consulting editor( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 3,500 alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about various aspects of the world's religions; features thirty in-depth discussions of major religions; and includes illustrations and maps
DK Merriam Webster children's dictionary( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,284 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 1,111 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 rhyming dictionary( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-use, alphabetical guide for creating rhymes. Features 55,000 words with rhyming sounds arranged in numeric order of syllables. Includes cross-references
Webster's word histories( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,057 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 dictionary of English usage by Inc Merriam-Webster( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the correct use of words that pose special problems of confused or disputed language
From Noah Webster to Merriam-Webster : celebrating 200 years of American dictionary making by Arthur J Bicknell( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Webster's third new international dictionary of the English language, unabridged
Alternative Names

controlled identityG. & 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 (415)

Chinese (4)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

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Webster's third new international dictionary of the English language, unabridgedMerriam-Webster's geographical dictionaryMerriam-Webster's encyclopedia of literatureWebster's collegiate thesaurusWebster's new dictionary of synonyms : a dictionary of discriminated synonyms with antonyms and analogous and contrasted wordsThe official Scrabble ® players dictionaryThe Merriam-Webster dictionaryMerriam-Webster's biographical dictionary