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The Oxford Russian Dictionary offers a comprehensive look at both languages, it includes over 185,000 words and phrases and 290,000 translations. The dictionary provides exceptional coverage of regional Russian, British, and American dialects as well as of modern idioms and colloquial usage, with numerous illustrative examples. It also includes all common abbreviations and acronyms, such as DTP, ROM, AIDS, and others; helpful advice on difficult points of grammar; and pronunciation in the International Phonetic Alphabet for every English headword, an indispensable aid for Russian speakers. Unsurpassed in convenience and in comprehensive, reliable coverage, this new edition of The Oxford Russian Dictionary will be the first choice for students, teachers, translators, and anyone who needs to keep abreast of the Russian language as it is spoken.
All the latest vocabulary from 'hyperinflation' to 'multimedia' and from 'cash machine' to 'electronic security system'
Special emphasis has been given to current idioms and colloquial usage with thousands of examples to illustrate their use
The latest business, computing, and specialist vocabulary is included along with common abbreviations and acronyms
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New SlovoEd Engine with a lot of unique features included helps you to find the easiest and most effective way to study and improve foreign language:
Several dictionaries installation with the various languages choice (rapid switch amongst dictionaries available, dictionary activation/deactivation option) allow you to have as many dictionary bases as you want in one SlovoEd
Cross-lookup feature between articles and directions
Search History to see the list of last 15 translations
Dictionary installation on memory cards to save main memory-space for another programs and applications
Optional letter size to set interface in accordance with your taste
Interface language is available in Dutch, English, French, Greek, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian.
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