The dictionary offers factors of the which means and origins of prevalent and particular names of grasses, one of many biggest and economically most crucial plant households. There are approximately 15,000 entries which a long way exceeds in quantity these of the other dictionary in print. lots of the names released in past times 250 years are incorporated. This paintings will be of price to a large viewers together with ecologists, agronomists, and anthropologists.
Read Online or Download Etymological Dictionary of Grasses PDF
Similar Dictionaries books
Adjectives have lengthy suffered from undesirable press. for a few years, English lecturers were keen on telling scholars that "adjectives are the enemy of nouns, and adverbs are the enemy of every thing else. "While it is nonetheless beneficial to heed your English teacher's recommendation on such a lot different concerns, The hugely Selective Dictionary of Golden Adjectives for the terribly Literate proves that breaking definite ideas could make written and spoken language that a lot livelier, including much-needed colour, kind, and adornment.
This is often the single absolutely illustrated telecommunciations dictionary at any place. it really is thoroughly updated - revised and accelerated to incorporate streaming media, electronic content material, and MPEG-4/MPEG-7 assurance. It positive aspects: greater than 4000 concise, actual definitions; six hundred illustrations; over 8000 references; a completely searchable CD-ROM with the total dictionary in searchable PDF structure; and, one thousand bonus pages of particular insurance from 30 different awesome McGraw-Hill technical references.
Absolutely revised and up-to-date for the 7th variation, this market-leading dictionary is the fitting consultant for somebody learning biology, both in school or collage. With greater than 5,500 transparent and concise entries, it offers complete assurance of biology, biophysics, and biochemistry. Over 250 new entries comprise phrases equivalent to Broca's quarter, comparative genomic hybridization, replicate neuron, and Pandoravirus.
This bestselling dictionary comprises greater than 9,500 entries on all features of chemistry, physics, biology (including human biology), earth sciences, laptop technology, and astronomy. This totally revised version comprises 1000s of recent entries, corresponding to bone morphogenetic protein, conference on organic variety, genome modifying, Ice dice test, multi-core processor, PhyloCode, quarkonium, and worldwide Telescope, bringing it totally brand new in components resembling nanotechnology, quantum physics, molecular biology, genomics, and the technological know-how of weather switch.
Additional info for Etymological Dictionary of Grasses