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Indictionary: General-purpose dictionaries
Barnhart inThe American College Dictionary(ACD), in 1947. (Barnhart also carried on Thorndikes work in the Thorndike-Barnhart dictionaries after Thorndikes death.) After mid-century, other college-size works were revised to meet that competition:Websters New World Dictionary of the American Language(1951), the Merriam-WebsterSeventh New Collegiate