Every entry in this award-winning dictionary has a full-sentence definition and a clear example sentence to illustrate meaning.
• 1,800 entries defined in complete, age-appropriate sentences • 650 lively, full-color photographs and drawings, updated with new selections • Revised phonics and spelling sections for building basic reading skills
About the Author
The Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.