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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne, Oxford .
Written in English

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  • English language -- Australia -- Dictionaries.

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Edition Notes

"Based on The Australian pocket Oxford dictionary (3rd ed.) by Bruce Moore, and based on The little Oxford dictionary (7th ed.) edited by Maurice Waite" - t.p.

Statementedited by Hilary Kent.
ContributionsKent, Hilary., Moore, Bruce, 1947-, Waite, Maurice.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,804p. ;
Number of Pages804
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22128517M
ISBN 100195536681

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