By Jeremy Greenberg

ISBN-10: 144051223X

ISBN-13: 9781440512230

So your bros are striking round the grill, capturing the shit whereas placing again brews from a pony keg. The air's heavy with fish fry sauce, stale belches, and testosterone. and also you are looking to sound manly, such as you learn Maxim, now not GQ. such as you watch soccer, no longer gymnastics. you must use phrases like "crack-back," "low rider," and "mojo." you wish ManWords.

If you must be a excessive curler, a mac daddy, or a participant, you furthermore may desire this book.

And if "taupe," "ruching," and "brow gel" are phrases you certainly recognize, get this e-book now. you can most likely nonetheless be saved.

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By Barbara Ann Kipfer

ISBN-10: 1405118873

ISBN-13: 9781405118873

Containing on the subject of 3,000 phrases and definitions, Dictionary of Artifacts is an crucial reference for an individual operating in the box of archaeology. Entries element artifact’s class and typology; uncooked fabrics; tools and strategies of construction; rules and strategies of exam and id; and directions for the care and maintenance of specimens. besides a headword and definition, pronunciations, synonyms, cross-references, and the category/categories additionally accompany each one access Drawings, pictures, and broad annnotated bibliography are incorporated for extra entire comprehension

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By Umberto Quattrocchi

ISBN-10: 0849313031

ISBN-13: 9780849313035

2008 NOMINEE

The Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries

Annual Award for an important paintings in Botanical or Horticultural Literature

“… we've got more straightforward and higher entry to

grass info than ever prior to in human historical past. that's

a marked breakthrough. Congratulazioni Professor

Quattrocchi !”

—Daniel F. Austin, writing in fiscal Botany

 The extraordinary paintings of a super botanist and linguist, this severely acclaimed remarkable lexicon bargains an fundamental advisor for all these concerned with vegetation and gardens, whether or not they are starting to be, learning, or writing approximately them. Detailing nearly 800 commonplace names and hundreds of thousands of species of grasses, together with cereals and forages, this 3 quantity set lists all appropriate houses on the topic of the most and secondary makes use of of the grasses, in addition to distinct descriptions and geographical distribution. Entries contain genus, synonyms, and etymology, in addition to vernacular names, rejected names, and orthographic editions. It offers an important quantity of vague assets of approximately most unlikely to discover info.

Destined to turn into a seminal source for these without delay concerned with botany, plant technological know-how, horticulture, and agriculture, this masterly referenced paintings also will enhance the certainty of any one within the actual or social sciences who's enthusiastic about background, the beginning of rules, tradition, the paintings of bibliography, and the evolution of linguistics.

Utilizes a Myriad of assets

Cites Tens of hundreds of thousands of References

The fabric present in the volumes has been painstakingly amassed from a large choice of commonplace and strange assets that comes with either digital and print media, in addition to own research. those assets comprise papers of common curiosity, stories and files, taxonomic revisions, box experiences, herbaria and herbarium collections, notes, monographs, pamphlets, botanical literature and literature tout courtroom , assets on hand at a variety of typical historical past libraries, floras and traditional flowers works, neighborhood floras and native histories, nomenclatural histories, and the overseas Code of Botanical Nomenclature.  Leaving no stone unturned , the writer additionally culled info from reference collections, botanical gardens, museums, and nurseries, dictionaries, drawings, poetry, magazine articles, own communications, and biographies.

Much greater than a Nomenclature Reference

While those volumes function the main authoritative and complicated nomenclature lexicon ever compiled during this quarter, it's even more than a dictionary. It deals specified perception throughout a variety of topics that come with the historical past of botany and botanists, travels and botanical discoveries, the histories of drugs, technology, and mankind, the heritage of genera and species, linguistics, geography, and ethnography. whereas this knowledge is probably not often present in such references, it’s the author’s trust that every one those information belong to any whole heritage of botany.

Umberto Quattrocchi earned his first measure in political technology from the collage of Palermo. He this fulfillment with an M.D., focusing on obstetrics and gynecology. In 1992, he retired from the perform of drugs to pursue his experiences in botany internationally whereas educating as a professor of political technology. hugely prolific, Quattrocchi has a variety of political and botanical books and articles to his credits, together with these on vegetation and gardening which were released in Hortus and The backyard . In 1997, he acquired the celebrated Hanbury Botanical backyard Award promoted via the Premio Grinzane Cavour for his publication Piante Rustiche Tropicali .  He obtained a moment Hanbury Award for the bestselling CRC international Dictionary of Plant Names. he's a member of the overseas Dendrology Society, the Royal Horticultural Society, and the Botanical Society of the US. he's additionally an elected Fellow of the world-renowned Linnean Society

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By Vladimir Novikov

ISBN-10: 0849309700

ISBN-13: 9780849309700

A close wisdom of the terminology and its heritage is critical for a primary knowing of the pro literature within the box of fabrics technological know-how. This sharply concentrated, authoritative lexicon provides the reader a coherent concept of microstructure formation and evolution. the entire time period definitions are provided with motives and cross-references, supplying a constant photo of microstructure in metal and non-metallic polycrystalline fabrics. Written through an writer with over thirty years of training and learn event, it fills the terminological hole among the textbooks on fabrics technological know-how and the pro literature. Concise Dictionary of fabrics technology: constitution and Characterization of Polycrystalline fabrics includes greater than 1400 phrases regular in sleek literature, examine, and perform. through the dictionary, the emphasis is on lattice defects and their position in diffusion, plastic deformation and part transitions, in addition to at the granular constitution and its formation and adjustments during part transitions, recrystallization, and grain development. furthermore, all of the entries from the dictionary are awarded within the English-German/German-English thesaurus, delivering in a single quantity easy access to the foremost innovations and phrases in either one of the languages.Highlighting constitution description, formation, and characterization, Concise Dictionary of fabrics technology is a really helpful reference for college kids in fabrics technology and engineering, for researchers, engineers, and technologists in metalworking, microelectronic, and ceramic industries, in addition to for readers with no technical heritage.

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By D. H. Lawrence

This variation is written in English. notwithstanding, there's a working Korean glossary on the backside of every web page for the more challenging English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are various variants of Sons and enthusiasts. This version will be worthwhile when you could

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By Maxime Crochemore (auth.), Maurice Gross, Dominique Perrin (eds.)

ISBN-10: 3540514651

ISBN-13: 9783540514657

This quantity includes the lawsuits of the fifteenth Spring college of the LITP (Laboratoire d'Informatique Théorique et de Programmation, Université Paris VI-VII, CNRS) held from may well 25 to 29, 1987 in Saint-Pierre d'Oléron. The assembly used to be equipped by way of M. Borillo, M. Gross, M. Nivat and D. Perrin. the aim of this every year assembly is to provide the state-of-the-art in a particular subject which has won huge adulthood. The lawsuits of the final 3 Spring faculties have already been released during this sequence and take care of "Automata on endless phrases" (LNCS 192), "Combinators and sensible Programming Languages " (LNCS 242) and "Automata Networks" (LNCS 316). The contributions accumulated for the 1987 convention current a special blend of automata thought at the one hand and common language processing however. either fields have powerful ancient hyperlinks as exemplified by way of the works of Chomsky and Harris in Linguistics, the paintings of Backus and others in desktop technology and the paintings of Schützenberger in Algebra. The equipment defined and mentioned within the box of string processing and automata disguise the normal algorithms for string matching, information compression, series comparability and lexical research. The papers that deal extra at once with common language processing deal with automatic textual content iteration, lexical research and formal representation.

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By Ben Jonson

ISBN-10: 0497257327

ISBN-13: 9780497257323

ISBN-10: 1423775945

ISBN-13: 9781423775942

This version is written in English. besides the fact that, there's a operating German word list on the backside of every web page for the tougher English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are lots of versions of Volpone; or, The Fox. This variation will be beneficial when you

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By Marc McCutcheon

ISBN-10: 0816079463

ISBN-13: 9780816079469

ISBN-10: 0816079471

ISBN-13: 9780816079476

ISBN-10: 1438129742

ISBN-13: 9781438129747

The matter i've got and folks could have with this publication is what it comprises and isn't made particular within the description of the booklet. This e-book includes particular language and outlines of human anatomy and sexuality. many of the issues defined in listed below are very photo certainly! This booklet is identical in a few respects to the city dictionary discovered on the web. This booklet isn't acceptable for every person and all age teams. i don't think there's whatever fallacious with this booklet for many adults. it really is beside the point for any baby and a few adults. I had this ebook to be had to young children and used to be no longer conscious of this until eventually anyone confirmed me. after all, disgrace on me for no longer immediately attempting to lookup such issues yet who may suspect with an blameless disguise and no caution of what is within.

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