Oxford English Dictionary Online (OED)
Coverage Dates:1989 2nd ed. plus 1993 and 1997 additions  
Provider:Oxford University Press  
Access:In-library and remote access. Off-Campus Access Information  
Description:The OED traces a word's development in the English language from its date of introduction to the present. Contains current meanings and includes etymologies and historical quotations. British focus. Includes the OED Historical Thesaurus that serves as "A taxonomic organization of all the contents of the OED" and Timelines by subject, showing when words entered the English Language. (JE)  
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Last updated July 23, 2014.