Merriam-Webster's Elementary DictionaryBook - 1994
An all-new edition of the essential dictionary for children grades 3-5, ages 8-11, with more than 36,000 entries. Expanded usage sentences and phrases include over 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature. Additional features include hundreds of new, colorful illustrations, photographs, and diagrams: word history and synonym paragraphs; pronunciation paragraphs for each letter; child-friendly usage hints; and Greek and Latin word root paragraphs to aid spelling and vocabulary building. Special sections include geographical terms, signs and symbols, word roots, and a list of literary works used in the text.
Publisher: Springfield, Mass. :, Merriam-Webster,, 
Copyright Date: ©1994
Branch Call Number: J 423 Me
Characteristics: 20a, 587 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: Webster's elementary dictionary.