Miscellaneous Specialized Dictionaries
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Acronyms, initialisms & abbreviations dictionary.
Lawrenceville, North Atlanta, Riverdale, Rome, R 423.1 Ac7
Provides the meanings of acronyms and abbreviations.
Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable.
Lawrenceville, North Atlanta, Riverdale, Rome, R 803 B75d
A dictionary that explains the meaning of phrases.
Oxford English dictionary online.
An etymological, or word origin, dictionary. (This resource is only available on-campus.)
Varchaver. Mary and Frank Ledlie Moore. The browser's dictionary of foreign words and phrases.