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Aardvark to Zygote: Illustrated Dictionary with Sundry Articles and Diverse Supplements
 
 
Author
Ian Brookes, ed.
Publisher Collins  
Format laminated cover
Product Dimensions 11.4 x 9 x 1 inches
ISBN 9780007281022
Pages/Publication Date 242/2008
Daedalus Item Code 22352
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What hangs around in a group dubbed a shrewdness? What do you call a female lobster? And what might a Boanerges say to an Ananias? This fascinating compendium of facts, slang terms, and curiosities is a stylishly illustrated A-to-Z dictionary supplemented by a wealth of additional information in the form of charts, diagrams, articles, and lists, explaining everything from the Russian alphabet to the Periodic Table, from musical symbols to elements of architecture.
 
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