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The online version of the classic dictionary. An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cook books.
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Generating Search Terms
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This is the online version of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, the only comprehensive Music reference work in the world. It covers the history and cultures of Music around the globe in 29 volumes.
This is the online version of The Dictionary of Art, the only comprehensive art reference work in the world. It covers all the visual arts from prehistory to the 1990’s in 34 volumes. This is also available online as Grove Art Online.
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