Merriam Webster's School Dictionary
The Merriam-Webster's School Dictionary is the dictionary for students grades 9 - 11, ages 14 and up. Features more than 100,000 definitions and 28,000 usage examples. Includes 150 newly added words and meanings across a variety of fields including technology, entertainment, health, science and society. More than 500 synonym paragraphs, 200 word history paragraphs that clarify meaning, and nearly 1,000 illustrations. Special sections include biographical names, geographical names, signs, and symbols. A great study aid for students building vocabulary. Laminated hardcover. 1,280 pages.