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The Resource New dictionary of American slang, edited by Robert L. Chapman

New dictionary of American slang, edited by Robert L. Chapman

Label
New dictionary of American slang
Title
New dictionary of American slang
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert L. Chapman
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In linguistics, where definitions at best are often imprecise, those of slang terms are notoriously hard to establish. Recorded slang emerged from the special languages of sub-cultures and never stops evolving. Since the publication of the classic Dictionary of American Slang, on which this new dictionary is partially based, many changes have taken place
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chapman, Robert L.
Dewey number
427/.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE2846
LC item number
.C46 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
PE 2846 C466n 1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1904-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wentworth, Harold
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • Inglés
  • Americanismos
  • Americanisms
  • English language
  • United States
  • Amerikaans
  • Slang (taal)
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Slang
  • Wörterbuch
  • Slang
  • Wörterbuch
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Dictionaries
Label
New dictionary of American slang, edited by Robert L. Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on the Dictionary of American Slang by Harold Wentworth and Stuart Berg Flexner"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm13582480
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 485 pages
Isbn
9780061811579
Lccn
86045086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o13582480
  • (OCoLC)13582480
Label
New dictionary of American slang, edited by Robert L. Chapman
Publication
Note
"Based on the Dictionary of American Slang by Harold Wentworth and Stuart Berg Flexner"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm13582480
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 485 pages
Isbn
9780061811579
Lccn
86045086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o13582480
  • (OCoLC)13582480

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