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By Carl Darling Buck

ISBN-10: 0226079376

ISBN-13: 9780226079370

Originally released in 1949 and showing now for the 1st time in a paperbound variation, Buck's Dictionary continues to be an quintessential software for diachronic research of the Indo-European languages. prepared in accordance with the which means of phrases, the paintings includes greater than 1,000 groupings of synonyms from the central Indo-European languages. greenback first tabulates the phrases describing a selected suggestion after which discusses their etymological and semantic historical past, tracing alterations in which means of the foundation phrases in addition to providing instances indicating which of the older varieties were changed by way of expressions of colloquial or overseas origin.

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1 Calendar.............................. 9 Callow... 1 Calm... 6 Camouflage... 5 Camp... 4, 17 Campaigner... 13 Campground... 4 Camping... 4, 19, 25, 26 Campy... 4, 7 Candied... 9 Cane... 5, 7 Canoe... 3, 19 Cant... 8 Cantlet... 8 Cantonment... 4, 7 Canvass... 10 Capacious... 2 Caper... 8, 11, 13 Capital... 9 Caprice... 3 Captain... 9, 11 Capture... 11, 14 Car......................... 14, 19, 26 Carcass... 9, 11 Care... 5, 6, 7 Caress... 8, 14 Carnal... 13 Carnivorous... 11 Carousal... 14 Carroty...

2 Doer.................................... 2 Dog... 4, 5, 6, 14 Domesticate... 6 Domicile... 13, 16 Domiciliate... 16 Dominant... 9, 11 Donate... 7 Dope... 7 Dorsum... 12 Dot...................................... 8 Doubt.................................. 10 Dowager... 16 Down... 7, 8, 9 Downright........................... 5 Doyen... 12 Doze... 11 Dozy... 12 Drake...

I, 6, 9, 14, 15 Achieve... 5 Acquiesce... 2, 11 Acquisition... 2 Acquittance... 2, 4 Active... 13 Activist... 2 Actual... 15 Acute... 7 Added... 16 Addition... 3 Adequate... 9 Adjacent... 10 Adjoining... 15 Adjust... 7, 11 Administrator... 10 Admirer... 12 Admit... 2, 10, 11 Adorer... 12 Adorn... 13 Adust... 13 Advance... 10 Adverse... 7 Adviser... 12 Advocate... 12 Affection... 4 Affix... 9 Afford... 9 Afforest... 14 Affray.................................. 4 Affright... 6 Aflame... 8 After............................

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