The New Oxford American Dictionary on CD-ROM

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9780195150612: The New Oxford American Dictionary on CD-ROM
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The New Oxford American Dictionary, containing more than 250,000 definitions and 9,000 biographical and geographical entries, provides the most accurate and richly descriptive picture of American English ever offered. The CD-ROM version gives dictionary users what they really need from an electronic dictionary--easy, intuitive interaction with word processing and browser software.
The dictionary engine is user-friendly and unobtrusive (it automatically docks to the title bar of the application that you're using). By simply pointing your cursor over a word (either on or off-line), the results from the dictionary appear instantly in a pop-up box with a summary of the complete entry. With just another click, the rest of the information appears instantly in the Article Window. Additionally, the search box can be used to find any main entry quickly and easily.
Completely intuitive, unobtrusive, and fast, the New Oxford American Dictionary on CD-ROM is an essential tool for anyone concerned with accuracy and style.

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PC with 166MHz
Pentium-class processor
Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP or NT 4.0
32 Mb RAM
80 Mb free hard disk space
SVGA monitor, displaying 16-bit color (64K, High color)

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Frank Abate is Editor in Chief of the U. S. Dictionaries Program of Oxford University Press, located in Connecticut.

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