100 Science Words Every College Graduate Should Know

100 Science Words Every College Graduate Should Know


  • Author: Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries
  • Release Date : 2006-04-05
  • Genre: Words & Language
  • File Size: 2668293 Bytes


This title offers a fascinating look at the vocabulary of science and technology. Thoughtfully chosen by the editors of the American Heritage® Dictionaries, these words will stimulate inquisitive minds to explore new terrain and challenge long-standing science buffs to measure up. Covering a wide variety of scientific fields—from evolution and ecology to physics and computer science—the words are representative of the vocabulary required to understand the most important concepts of science. Each term is defined and explained in clear, nonscientific language, with examples showing the reader the importance of the word both in its field and in daily life. Many entries have extra features explaining word origins or providing fun facts and enlighten...

The American Heritage College Dictionary

The American Heritage College Dictionary


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000044641795


The American Heritage College Dictionary Book Description :

Includes the newest definitions, photographs and illustrations, guidelines for using the dictionary, and other features...

The American Heritage College Dictionary
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

The American Heritage College Dictionary


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0618835954


The American Heritage College Dictionary Book Description :

Includes definitions, explanatory photographs and illustrations, and guidelines for using the dictionary....

The American Heritage High School Dictionary

The American Heritage High School Dictionary


  • Author : Editors Of The American Heritage Dictionaries
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0618173889


The American Heritage High School Dictionary Book Description :

A general dictionary of the English language adapted for high school students, including etymologies, biographical entries, geographical entries, usage notes, and synonyms....

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language


  • Author : Editors Of The American Heritage Dictionaries
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0618701737


The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language Book Description :

Contains entries for over 10,000 new words reflecting the explosion of computer and Internet technology as well as changes in popular culture and slang....

Webster s II New College Dictionary
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Webster s II New College Dictionary


  • Author : American Heritage Dictionary
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Genre: English language
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0395363411


Webster s II New College Dictionary Book Description :

...

The American Heritage Dictionary for Learners of English

The American Heritage Dictionary for Learners of English


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015055465762


The American Heritage Dictionary for Learners of English Book Description :

Provides an up-to-date word list, sample sentences and phrases, an alphabetic pronunciation system, grammar information, and a Reference and Study Guide for basic style....

The American Heritage College Writer s Dictionary

The American Heritage College Writer s Dictionary


  • Author : American Heritage Dictionary
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0547857853


The American Heritage College Writer s Dictionary Book Description :

Presents a dictionary for college and advanced high school students which in addition to word definitions also includes a punctuation and style guide, notes on word origins, and a gazetteer of countries, states, and capitals....

The American Heritage College Thesaurus

The American Heritage College Thesaurus


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0618460292


The American Heritage College Thesaurus Book Description :

Presents synonyms and antonyms for thousands of slang and regional words along with the more stable lexicon of English words, all in an A-to-Z format....